Jeffrey Ed Dumpit
A Deaf Queer Filipino, Jeffrey, is the San Diego Pride Accessibility Department Volunteer Coordinator and Social Media Specialist. He began volunteering with San Diego Pride in 2014 after his first Pride in 2013.
Born in the Philippines, Jeffrey grew up in San Diego. He graduated from California State University, Northridge in 2016 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Deaf Studies. Jeffrey currently teaches American Sign Language (ASL) courses at University of California, San Diego, and the Deaf Community Service of San Diego. He is also the ASL Club instructor at University of California, Riverside since fall quarter 2020. Jeffrey helps teach how to use the glossary of LGBTQIA+ terms and word etiquette in sign language communication with Deaf members of the LGBTQ community.
During his free time, Jeffrey enjoys adventures into mural and contemporary art museums.