List of Educators and Speakers

 

Reid Mihalko

Reid is a sex and relationship expert located on both American coasts.  He has many different styles of teaching, some NC-17, some PG-13 and most commonly, some rated R.  He lectures at conferences, interviews sexuality activists, creates conferences and is a fantastic speaker on issues regarding relationships, consent, safer sex and jealousy.  Comedian at heart, this educator knows how to make an audience laugh, think and have highly memorable moments.

Maggie Mayhem

Maggie Mayhem is a sex positive activist and a sex educator. She received her formal training on sexuality, sexually transmitted infections, harm reduction, and substance use in 2003 and has lectured at conferences, workshops, and most commonly, online through various sites.   Maggie is sassy, smart, medically accurate and pushes the education learning boundaries in a highly consensual way.

Nina Hartley

Nina Hartley, a sex positive pornography actress is also a prolific speaker on sexual justice issues.  She has lectured at many colleges and is a must see educator if your college or organization is looking to bring a sexuality educator/nurse/porn actress in.

Al Vernacchio

An educator who knocks the ball out of the park, was recently featured in the New York Times article, “Teaching Good Sex“.  While Mr. Vernacchio primarily teaches at a high school, he may be available for conference presentations per his availability and your needs.  This is one educator that needs to be experienced – he is just that good.

Paul Joannides, Psy.D

Paul Joannides, Psy.D. is the author and publisher of the Guide To Getting It On, one of the CSPH’s favorite books on Human Sexuality.  Paul is a research psychoanalyst who writes the As You Like It blog on sex for Psychology Today, as well as a talented and thought-provoking speaker for college campuses.  He specializes in male sexuality, masculinity and keynote presentations.  Paul will definitely get the crowd talking!

Jamye Waxman, M.Ed

Jamye Waxman is probably best known for the series of books she has written, her sparkly eyeshadow, and her passion for providing a space to talk about feminism and pornography.  She makes cute video clips, has an awesome weekly roundup of interesting sex news, and is deeply invested in women’s autonomy regarding pleasure. Get her talking about porn, pleasure, orgasms and/or feminism and you will see why she glitters in more than just one way.

Logan Levkoff, PhD

Logan Levkoff is sassy and spot-on when it comes to media interviews, having appeared in every major news source. A Rachel Ray darling, Logan commonly hangs out with the women from The View and always knows just the right thing to say when it comes to America’s cultural attitudes about sex, values, and the honest facts.  If you are searching for a sex-positive and highly educated sexuality professional to appear on your network or present at a conference, look no further.

Melanie Davis, PhD

Dr. Melanie Davis provides fascinating trainings for professionals and community organizations on the issues surrounding sexological history, sexuality and aging, and talking to youth about sexuality.  She is routinely brought in by business organizations to teach their sales teams about healthy sexuality, various behaviors, and concerns clients may have.  Dr. Davis excels in small- to medium-sized groups who are looking to not only learn, but process the information in a way that works with their life.

Heather Corinna

Heather Corinna is the executive director of and lead educator at Scarleteen.com, the inclusive online resource for teen and young adult sex education and information. She is the author of S.E.X.: The All-You-Need-to-Know Progressive Sex Guide.

Amy Levine

Amy Levine, is a sexologist, sex coach and certified sexuality educator with over 15 years of experience. She provides appropriate sexuality education for every age and stage of life.

Sinclair Sexsmith

Sinclair is a chivalrous kinky writer, queer butch top, feminist sex educator in New York City. Throughout the country, from grassroots organizations to community colleges to Ivy League universities, Sinclair has done performances and workshops on gender and sexuality. She holds degrees in both creative writing and gender studies.

Betty Dodson

The woman who has taught more women how to have orgasms than any other person on the planet.

Barbara Carrellas

Barbara is an author, sex educator, university lecturer, workshop facilitator, sex/life coach, motivational speaker and theater artist. Her most recent books are Ecstasy is Necessary, Urban Tantra: Sacred Sex for the Twenty-First Century and Luxurious Loving.

Bill Taverner

Bill Taverner, is the director of The Center for Family Life Education at Planned Parenthood of Greater Northern New Jersey and is the editor of the American Journal of Sexuality Education.

Audacia Ray

Audacia Ray is the founder and director of the Red Umbrella Project, where she works to amplify the voices of people involved in the sex industry. At the Red Umbrella Project, Audacia hosts monthly live storytelling events, produces a podcast, and leads media and storytelling workshops. In 2010, the Village Voice named the Red Umbrella Diaries series and Audacia’s blog Waking Vixen to their Best of NYC list. Audacia is a former sex worker who was an executive editor at the Utne Reader award-winning $pread magazine for three years and is the author of Naked on the Internet: Hookups, Downloads, and Cashing In on Internet Sexploration.

Carol Queen, PhD

One of America’s premier sexuality educator’s. Ms. Queen is a writer, speaker, educator and activist with a doctorate in sexology. First as an organizer in the lesbian/gay community, where she helped found one of the first gay youth groups in the U.S.

Charlie Glickman, PhD

Charlie Glickman is a sexuality educator, writer, blogger, occasional university professor, and is certified by the American Association of Sexuality Educators, Counselors, and Therapists. He is also the Education Program Manager at Good Vibrations (www.goodvibes.com), and he offers workshops on sex-positivity, sex & shame, gender & masculinity, communities of erotic affiliation, and many different sexual practices.

Cory Silverberg

Cory Silverberg is an AASECT certified sexuality educator, author, media contributor and researcher.

Sarah Sloane

Sarah Sloane is a sexuality & relationship educator from the Washington DC metro area. She has taught classes for Sex-Positive, BDSM, and Relationship-oriented organizations and events throughout the US, Canada, and overseas for 9 years; she also works with individuals & small groups to learn skills and techniques to enhance their lives.

Tristan Taormino

Tristan Taormino’s mission is to educate people of all genders and sexual orientations in their pursuit of healthy, empowering, and transformative sex and relationships. She spreads her pleasure-positive message through her books, videos, writing, teaching, and lectures. She’s a feminist pornographer who makes porn films that are consensual, ethical, and super hot!

Debby Herbenick, PhD

Debby Herbenick is the Associate Director of the Center for Sexual Health Promotion in the School of Health, Physical Education and Recreation at Indiana University (IU) where she is a Research Scientist.

Duane de Four

Duane de Four, M.A. is an educator, writer and activist specializing in: gender violence prevention, sexual health education, exploring & redefining masculinity, outreach to boys and men & diversity education.

Shanna Katz

Ms. Katz is a sassy, fun loving, crowd pleasing, witty and amusing sex educator based in Phoenix, Arizona. From academic and corporate lectures/trainings to fun-filled classes on kink, cunnilingus and non-monogamy, she covers the spectrum of sexuality in her work.

Jessica O’Reilly

Jessica O’Reilly is a sexologist registered with the American College of Sexologists & is complete her Ph.D. research soon. Jessica views sex education as a lifelong process.

Dr. Ruthie

Dr. Ruth Neustifter is a recognized relationship expert specializing in sexual communication and education as well as recovery from intimate partner violence. She works with a diverse range of individuals and relationships, conducts original research, offers workshops, and is available for professional consultation.

Kink Academy

Kink Academy provides creative and varied sexuality instruction for curious, consenting, and adventurous adults who are looking to take their sexual knowledge further.

Screw Smart: From Soup to Nuts

ScrewSmart is a sex-positive teaching collaborative that aims to provide fun adult sex education that is queer-friendly and accessible.

Partners in Sex Education

Partners in Sex education provides quality sex education classes for Boston Area middle schools, high schools, and other youth groups.

Scarleteen

Scarleteen offers a better and more inclusive resource for sex information (for teens) than adult sexuality sites, as well as a supplement to in-home and school-based sex education.