Destiny
Gayz

Benefits Outreach Specialist

BDT employee

Why Benefits Data Trust?

"I am excited about the chance to help connect people with the services they need in order to live a stable, comfortable life, something I believe should be a basic human right."

Volunteer Work

I am the head of Team Friendly Philadelphia, an organization working to end the stigma of HIV through education and open dialogue

Passionate About

Civil rights, active listening, and the proper way to make a cup of tea

Can’t go a day without

Listening to music. Even if I’m reading or playing a videogame, I have to have music playing in the background

Best advice ever received

Fake it until you make it

If I had chosen another career, I would have been…

An event planner. I love setting the scene for other people to enjoy themselves

Hidden talent most people don’t know about

I am really, really good at finding online sales, especially for household items

Your guilty pleasure:

Nora Roberts novels

One item on your bucket list:

Travel above the Arctic Circle to see the Northern Lights

One accomplishment you are most proud of:

I was the first person on my mother’s side of my family to graduate from college with a BA