Jordan Willow Evans is an advocate and writer. She lives in Charlton, Massachusetts, where she learned the value of personal responsibility and public service. Jordan served her community of Charlton for seven years as an elected library trustee and constable. In addition, she served two terms on the Dudley-Charlton Regional School Committee.
Jordan is a policy analyst for Wedge Squared Strategies and the managing editor for Independent Political Report. She has appeared on ABC News, BNT 1, Sky News, NBC Boston, and multiple radio stations. As a writer, her bylines have appeared in the Advocate, Telegram & Gazette, CommonWealth Magazine, Houston Chronicle, and Kansas City Star.
Jordan is the co-chair of programs and board clerk for MassEquality. She previously worked with Log Cabin Republicans and the Massachusetts Yes on 3 Coalition. While with Log Cabin Republicans, Jordan coauthored “Transgender Student Safety and Equality For All Students,” a formal white paper to brief the Trump administration in response to rescinding the 2016 Dear Colleague Letter on Transgender Rights.
A vocal advocate for inclusion, Jordan managed an interactable support group for LGBTQ+ members of the disability community through Seven Hills Family Services known as Colors. She also served as board president for the former Boston-based Butterfly Music Transgender Chorus.
Jordan is a strong proponent of civic engagement and was featured in the 2021 Worcester Historical Museum exhibit PRETTY POWERFUL: 100 Years of Voting & Style. She also appeared in Represent: The Woman’s Guide to Running for Office and Changing the World. She was awarded the 2019 Safe Homes People of Courage Award for Public Service in recognition of her community advocacy.
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