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Ro Kicker, CDFT

Youth Project Coordinator

Ro Kicker orchestrates all of NCCJ St. Louis's youth programing, including Anytown, ALLY, and alumni engagement.  They hold a BSW and Gender Studies Certificate from the University of Missouri Saint Louis School of Social Work.  Ro is a Certified Diversity FaciliTrainer through our FTCP program.  Hoping to help create inclusive and comfortable environments for people who hold all identities, Ro is a certified Safe Zone member.  An avid advocate for the transgender community, Ro has served as a volunteer, founder and facilitator of a local support group for folks with non-binary gender identities, and as Non-Binary Ambassador on the board of The Metro Trans Umbrella Group.  When they aren’t out supporting local organizations that work toward social justice (and when the sun is shining) you can find Ro happily working hard in a few local gardens.  Ro was born in Raleigh, North Carolina and raised in Missouri.