Writer. Consultant. Visionary.
Kristen McCallum is the Founder of SafeWordSociety, a Brooklyn-based consulting firm committed to visioning equity, actionable inclusivity, non-performative access and proactive visibility for marginalized communities.
While working as a visioning partner for mission-aligned individuals, organizations & institutions looking for sustainable & scalable workshops/programs/systems to enhance impactful collaborations and engagement, Kristen also produces original content through SafeWordSociety. Since 2017, Kristen has developed and produced five seasons of The SafeWordSociety Podcast, a discussion based card game known as The Visibility Packs and a popular workshop/learning lab series that provides valuable learning & networking opportunities for creators, entrepreneurs, etc.
As a Queer, Black woman with an inherent flair for authenticity and storytelling, Kristen is also a published writer with bylines at outlets including, Shondaland.com and Pride.com. In May 2018, Kristen received the Harvey Milk Alumnus Award from the University at Albany - SUNY for her substantial contributions to social justice issues in her work and for her community involvement.