Kyle Alagood

R. Kyle Alagood, a student at Louisiana State University Law Center, is the National LGBT Bar Association Student Congress Regional Chair for Southern I. Kyle is a published expert on government transparency and national security. Before and during law school, Kyle held various positions at the Brennan Center for Justice at NYU School of Law, including Research Associate for the Liberty and National Security Program, Legal Intern to the Chief Counsel, and Legal Intern for Special Projects. His work focused on law enforcement accountability, oversight of U.S. intelligence agencies, and government transparency. Kyle organized two high-level events for the Brennan Center: a lecture by Janet A. Napolitano, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security; and a convening of experts on law enforcement and intelligence gathering, headlined by John O. Brennan, Deputy National Security Advisor for Homeland Security and Counterterrorism, and U.S. Rep. Bennie G. Thompson. Kyle has a Master of Science in Democracy and Democratisation from University College London and a bachelor’s degree from the Manship School of Mass Communication at Louisiana State University. As an undergraduate, Kyle organized LSU’s largest-ever gay rights education event, the LSU Campus Colloquium on Homosexuality in Modern America.    Contact the Southern Region I Chair