Member, Board of Directors
Emmy-winning television star, celebrity stylist, author, fashion designer and philanthropist, Carson Kressley is out to make over the world.
Kressley helmed Lifetime’s critically acclaimed show How to Look Good Naked and earned a primetime Emmy for his role on Bravo’s breakout hit series Queer Eye. He was a frequent style contributor on The Oprah Winfrey Show where millions of viewers accessed his expertise, style, and wit. He currently can be seen as a frequent style contributor on ABC’s Good Morning America and Live! with Kelly. In 2011, Kressley starred in OWN’s (The Oprah Winfrey Network) Carson-Nation a one-hour reality show where he traveled to small towns throughout the U.S., transforming lives one person at a time with his signature heart, humor and style.
A strong supporter of many philanthropic causes, Kressley uses his celebrity to advance different concerns, such as The Trevor Project, the Human Rights Campaign, the Empire State Pride Agenda, LIGALY, GLSEN, AIDS WALK, The Ali Forney Center and the Al D. Rodriguez Liver Foundation. Kressley is also a trustee on the board of the True Colors Fund and The American Saddlebred Museum. He is the founding donor of the first scholarship program for GLBT youth in his hometown of Allentown, Pennsylvania, in addition to being a New York Times best-selling author with three books to his credit, including “You’re Different and That’s Super,” a children’s book promoting diversity and tolerance.