Leader Bios

SEAN HAYES | Sean (he/him) is a co-founder of Trans Plus and has been a community advocate for the trans community for 5 years now, and leads support groups, plans events, and is a resource for anyone seeking help, connection, and community. Sean works full time at Men As Peacemakers, a mainstream organization that does work around Intimate-Partner Violence (IPV). He loves his wife and kid, cats, coffee and super hero movies.


EVAN ADAMS | (he/him) Bio coming soon!


NIKOLAI PAMBRUN | Niko (he/him) is a Trans Plus leader and a trans-masculine artist living with his 3 pit-bull babies. He works 90% of the time as a manager at Starbucks, but when he’s not working, he can be found rummaging around antique stores and buying way too many books.


LIAM BRADY | (he/him) – coming soon!


ROBIN ZEDD | (they/them) – coming soon!


QUINN BRISKI | Quinn (she/her) is a Trans Plus leader who moved to Duluth from East Central Minnesota back in 2017. She joined the Leadership Team in January of 2019, because she wanted to help create safe and welcoming places for other trans people. Quinn loves the outdoors and supporting local artists.



KATHLEEN CULHANE | Kathleen (she/her) is relatively new to the Twin Ports. She and her wife moved here in summer 2018, for Kathleen to take a position as the Head Brewer at Thirsty Pagan in Superior. Both are active in their church, UUCD, and both sing in the chorus there. Additionally, both are members of the Echoes of Peace choir. Kathleen has one adult daughter, who lives in Des Moines.