Jackson Wright Shultz is an author, educator, and activist. His first solo-authored book Trans/Portraits: Voices from Transgender Communities was published by Dartmouth College Press in 2015. As the Education Director for the Trans Education, Activism, Community & Health (TEACH) Alliance, Jackson has spoken throughout the country on contemporary issues in transgender communities. When not working with the TEACH Alliance, Jackson teaches composition and creative writing courses at New England College. He is an alumnus of both Washington State University and Dartmouth College, and is a current doctoral student in Higher Education Administration and Leadership at New England College. Jackson also serves as a guest blogger for the academic blog, Conditionally Accepted, and as a prose editor for the literature blog, Extract(s). He lives in New Hampshire with his husband and their obnoxiously large Newfoundland dog.