The National Center for Transgender Equality ( NCTE ) started 2019 with 23 staffersbut will close the month with just seven, NewNowNext.com reported.
Leadership recently offered employees the option to take a 10-week buyout. Nearly everyone walked away, with many declining the severance.
Leaders offered buyout packages to all staff in a four-and-half-hour meeting last week, sources said. The offer came after staffers wrote a letter demanding that Executive Director Mara Keisling and Deputy Executive Director Lisa Mottet resign within 18 months, citing a racial divide "between NCTE and leaders within the Black and brown trans communities," the missive noted.
The full article is at www.newnownext.com/national-center-for-trans-equality-massive-buyout-staff-dissolved/11/2019/.