Ben Kassoy

Ben Kassoy is the Editor-in-chief of, the largest not-for-profit company exclusively for young people and social change. He is also the coauthor of eight books and has written for the websites of Elle, GQ, Teen Vogue, Glamour, Details, Women’s Health, Maxim, and others.

Outside the US, Ben has served as a writer-in-residence at the African Leadership Academy (Johannesburg, South Africa, 2018) and the Munakata University of Education (Fukuoka, Japan, 2015).

He is also proud to be part of the Reboot community and to serve as a Three Dot Dash mentor. Ben lives in Brooklyn with his canvas portrait of RuPaul.