Jacob Kelley/Trixy Valentine


Jacob Kelley / Trixy Valentine

Jacob Kelley

Jacob Kelley is a multi-award-winning changemaker, community leader, and drag artist hailing from Northeastern Pennsylvania. As the founder of Mx. Kelley Queer Education, Jacob has pioneered significant change through their entrepreneurial efforts, offering trainings, workshops, and seminars that raise awareness and educate individuals on Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) with a specific focus on LGBTQIA+ inclusion.

Jacob is the author of “Tipping is a Must” and is dedicated to equipping people with essential leadership, professionalism, and business skills, particularly in drag, production, and community organizations. Their academic achievements include a Master’s in Education from Widener University and a Bachelor of Arts from Bloomsburg University, along with a variety of certifications in DEI obtained in recent years.

Trixy Valentine

Jacob’s alter ego, Trixy Valentine, is a celebrated drag queen who has earned numerous titles and crowns, embodying a symbol of excellence. With over a decade of captivating performances, Trixy has become a prominent figure in the drag community. In 2023, she was honored with the Pride Champion of the Year award and was crowned Mx. Trans New Jersey in 2024. Trixy’s humor, beauty, and humanity illuminate every room, creating an atmosphere that evokes both tears and smiles, inspiring hope for the future.

Jacob and Trixy continue to make significant impacts through their dynamic presence and unwavering commitment to education, inclusivity, and community engagement.