Sally Rugg is an activist, writer and digital campaigner. She is currently the Executive Director of the digital campaign platform Change.org and was formerly a Campaign Director at progressive campaign group GetUp. Sally is a leading LGBTIQ rights activist who, among other things, worked at the forefront of Australia’s fight for marriage equality.
Sally is the author of the critically acclaimed How Powerful We Are (Hachette, 2019), described by the Sydney Morning Herald as, ‘a propulsive tale’ and by The Lifted Brow as a ‘blueprint for one way effect change on a national scale’. She is a contributor to The Full Catastrophe (Hardie Grant, 2019) and Growing Up Queer in Australia (Black Ink, 2019). Her writing is also published in The Age, The Guardian, Vice, Junkee and Whimn.com.