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Luann Algoso

Asian Pacific American Network of Oregon
Community Engagement Manager
Portland, Oregon Area
Luann Algoso is a Portland, Oregon-based writer, blogger, activist, storyteller, and communications specialist. She is known to create vivid stories for projects and campaigns that help to engage a diverse audience. Her specialities include: prose, social media engagement, event organizing, and storytelling.

She is a born and raised Southern Californian and migrated to Portland in 2010 before Portlandia became cool on viral Buzzfeed articles. Living in the rainy city of Portland for the past few years deepened Luann’s interests in feminism, media, arts activism, her Asian American identity, and a passion for storytelling. She is deeply invested in her work in arts activism that she is constantly jotting down ideas or tweeting about the projects she's working on.

She maintains a Feminist/Asian American-issue interest blog called Brown Girl: (De)Colonized.