Leanna Garfield

Leanna Garfield (she/they) is the Social Media Safety Program Manager at GLAAD, where she monitors, documents, and reports anti-LGBTQ hate speech, harassment, and extremism. Leanna comes to GLAAD from Access Now, where she led its global digital engagement work and campaigns focusing on Big Tech accountability. Previously, they worked as a reporter for Business Insider, covering the societal impacts of technology. Their work has been featured in The World Economic Forum, The Independent, Slate, Inc, Bitch Media, and elsewhere.