Kelli Dunham is the ex-nun genderqueer nurse storytelling nerd comic so common in modern Brooklyn. Kelli has appeared on Showtime and the Discovery Channel and nationwide at colleges, prides, fundraisers, and even the occasional livestock auction. Kelli's comedy CDs (including "I am NOT a 12 Year Old Boy,"" Why Is the Fat Always One Angry" and "Almost Pretty") are on regular rotation on Sirius Satellite Radio's Rawdog Comedy Station.  Kelli was nominated for the 2015 White House Champion of Change award for her work as the producer of Queer Memoir, NYC's longest running LGBT storytelling series.

 

Kelli is an RN and has written seven books of humorous non-fiction, including two children’s books being used by Sonlight conservative home schooling association in their science curriculum. You may have also seen Kelli’s unique humorously concerned voice in articles on XOJane, Refinery29, The New Republic, Thought Catalog, Autostraddle and the NPR Health Blog. She speaks frequently at colleges, health care facilities and nursing conferences about the healing power of personal storytelling.