Educators

Meet our Educators

O.school has curated a community of educators that includes gynecologists, dating coaches, sex educators and therapists who cover a wide range of topics including health, consent, gender, sexuality, dating, sex after trauma, sex and disability, and more.

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Afrosexology

Founders, Afrosexology

Dalychia and Rafaella are the women to be reckoned with behind the name “Afrosexology”, a sex and pleasure education provider that seeks to help brown and black people lead their most pleasurable lives. At O.school, Afrosexology focuses on helping students unlearn shame while simultaneously reclaiming their bodies and their sexual power.

Alex Wilson

Pleasure Pro

Alex Wilson works professionally as a public health specialist in Baltimore's Johns Hopkins serving the needs of local women. Their work and experience is centered in trauma education, sexuality and gender education, and community outreach. Alex engages in critical discussions about identity, trauma, sex, and sexuality. They believe that if we can understand our attitudes and experiences surrounding sex we can move forward together into a deeper understanding, acceptance and create stronger bonds of community that endure.  

Andrea Barrica

O.school Founder / CEO

Andrea Barrica envisions a world in which everyone has autonomy over their own body and pleasure. That’s why she started O.school, where she streams as a Pleasure Professional in addition to being the CEO. Previously, Andrea co-founded YC-backed accounting and tax platform, inDinero.com, where she led sales and operations. She also served as a venture partner and entrepreneur-in-residence at 500 Startups

Claire AH

Matchmaker & Dating/Sex Coach

Claire AH is a dating/sexuality coach and matchmaker in the Greater Toronto Area. She teaches about and speaks on sex and dating as they relate to disability, health, sexuality and body image. Claire is the host of a monthly sexy storytelling night in Toronto and a dating podcast.

Colby Marie Z

Sexologist

Colby Marie Z is a sex & relationship coach, educator, speaker and blogger based out of Providence, RI. She is a doctoral candidate in human sexuality, an avid (slash obnoxious) football fan, and has been proudly talking about sexual pleasure, confidence, and satisfaction for 10+ years. She is the founder of Sex, Love & All the Feels, where she strives to provide accurate, honest and factual sex and relationship info …with a dash of sass.

Dawn Serra

Host of Sex Gets Real Podcast

Dawn Serra began her work a sex and relationship educator in her early 20's, when she started selling sex toys. Today, Dawn hosts the weekly podcast Sex Gets Real, runs the bi-annual online Explore More Summit, speaks at colleges & universities, teaches online & in-person workshops, and so much more in the realm of pleasure, desire, and connection.

Dr. Priyanka Wali

Primary Care Physician

Stand-up comedian and physician Priyanka combines her dazzling dual skillset to answer all of her O.school students’ medically-related sex questions with humor, compassion and honesty. Check her out on Twitter (@walipriyanka) if you’re in the mood to laugh out loud, and then tune into her O.school courses for more from Priyanka on sexy-specific topics!

Dr. Uchenna Ossai

Licensed Pelvic Health Physical Therapist

Dr. Ossai (aka Dr. UC) is a board certified pelvic health physical therapist and founder of YouSeeLogic. She is also an assistant professor and manages the pelvic health physical therapy program in Dell Medical School at the University of Texas Austin. She is a certified sex counselor through the American Association of Sexuality Educators, Counselors and Therapists (AASECT) and an adjunct professor at the University of Michigan School of Social Work’s Sexual Health Certification program. Her clinical and research work focuses on pelvic floor dysfunction for marginalized communities, particularly women of color and the LGBTQIA community.

Dr. Yoni Alkan

Doctor of Human Sexuality

Dr. Yoni, DHS, seeks to do his part to improve our dating landscape as well as to share his knowledge of consent culture and alternative relationships through O.school live streams and beyond. Yoni facilitates individual cuddling sessions as well as cuddle parties in San Francisco. He speaks about human sexuality around the world and has been writing about sex and relationships since 2011.

Eva Sweeney

Disability Rights Advocate

Eva Sweeney is a 35-year-old genderqueer disabled female who works primarily as a sex educator and freelance writer. Her topics include disabilities and sex, gender, and queer culture. She is also the creator of the documentary, Respect: The Joy of Aides. She has been doing Sex and Disability workshops for 15 years and started doing this work because she found a huge lack of good sex positive information for people with disabilities.

Gigi Engle

Sex Educator, Coach, Writer

In her O.school live streams, Gigi can teach you how to find your favorite new sex toy, and how to unlock the secrets of the G-spot, not to mention the c, a and p-spots... Gigi previously served as the sex and dating writer for Group Nine Media and the senior sex and lifestyle writer for Elite Daily. She writes regularly for Marie Claire, Elle Magazine, Teen Vogue and Glamour.

Jess Melendez

Sex Educator

Pleasure Pro Jess teaches, among other topics, LGBTQ sex and pleasure education at O.school. Her time at an adult toy store has taught her how to facilitate shame-free conversations about pleasure, and today, working with folks to unlearn shame is Jess's aim in all her education work. She also teaches comprehensive sex education to youth.

Kait Scalisi

Master of Public Health and Sex Educator

Kait Scalisi, MPH, is a certified sex educator and the founder of Passion by Kait, an award-winning sex blog. Through her writing, workshops and counseling, Kait empowers clients to create the sex lives they desire. Kait’s  neuroscience and public health background, as well as her experience as a person with disabilities, provides clients with a unique perspective on what it really takes to keep the spark alive—no matter what life throws at them.

Kate Kenfield

Speaker and Writer

Kate McCombs has traveled the world teaching sex and relationship education as well as empathic communication skills. Kate uses O.school to share her techniques for how to make safer sex sexier, and how to keep a relationship hot—even while your partner(s) is thousands of miles away!

Louise Bourchier, MPH

Master of Public Health

Louise Bourchier is a sex educator and sex researcher with 8 years experience in the field. She teaches about sexual health, sexual pleasure, and communication in relationships through workshops, live-streams, and with written content. Using a sex-positive approach, a dash of humour, and bag full of fun props, Louise’s style of sex education for adults is not what you got in high school! Since 2011 she has taught over a hundred workshops to a wide range of audiences, from university students, to refugees, to medical professionals, to adult store clientele. She has a Masters of Public Health, and is currently a PhD candidate.

Lucia Pavone

Sensuality Instructor

Lucia Pavone is an international speaker, sex educator, and instructor of the art of sensual pleasure. She has spent years researching communication, intentional living and sensuality, and has experienced over 6,000 hours of Deliberate Embodied Orgasm (full-bodied, extended orgasm). On O.school Lucia supports women and couples to connect to their sensuality, love the body they are in and have a sex life worth bragging about.

Luna Matatas

Pleasure Pro

A vibrant pleasure educator and aspiring burlesque performer, Luna embraces the weird, wild and wonderful kaleidoscope of sexuality. Luna seeks to help students of all experience levels deconstruct their inner walls and approach their desires with playfulness, an open mind, and an empathetic spirit. Her O.school workshops on body love, pleasure, and play are refreshingly funny, warm and inviting.

Lydia M. Bowers

Family and Sexuality Coach

With over 15 years of Early Childhood Education experience under her belt, Lydia M. Bowers now focuses on educating families to better understand childhood and adolescent sexual development. Additionally, Lydia's personal experience with pelvic pain has motivated her work with individuals dealing with pain, as well as trauma and/or shame, to reclaim pleasure.

Mia Little

Pleasure Professional

Mia Little is an accomplished performer, educator and YouTube star. An adept and engaging teacher, Mia works with students to relearn their relationship to orgasm, explore sexual identity and heal from trauma. Mia's pronouns are them/them and identifies as genderqueer.

Micki Allen

Sex and Relationship Coach

Relationship coach and sex educator Micki Allen bases her work both in sexual technique and Christian values of love, joy, and grace. Micki helps women and genderqueer people enrich their intimate lives and identify needs and boundaries; as a minister, she also assists clients with healing from religious shame and trauma. @themickiallen

Mona Darling

Sex Coach

Sex Coach Mona Darling works with women and couples who are curious about the feelings that Fifty Shades of Grey may have stirred in them! Mona works with clients, both IRL and via live stream, to uncover, communicate and enjoy their desires.

Q Wilson

Pleasure Pro

Queer, gender-nonconforming and non-monogamous, Q is a certified sex educator and trainer, and social justice activist of 20 years. At O.school, Q streams on a wealth of topics, including building sexual confidence, consent, boundary-setting, pleasure, online dating  and communication.

Reba the Diva

CEO of Sexpert Consultants LLC

Reba is an entertainer, sexuality educator and entrepreneur. She is the CEO and Founder of Sexpert Consultants LLC, a company that offers educational entertainment services with a focus on sexual health. Reba is an ambassador for the American Sexual Health Association (ASHA) and through her work is committed to promoting sexual health awareness among adults of all ages.

Rev. Pleasure

Founder and Owner, Empathic Solutions

Trauma-survivor and healer Latishia James-Portis, aka Reverend Pleasure (MDiv), has devoted her life to trauma-informed education. Located at the intersection of religion, sexuality and Reproductive Justice, Reverend Pleasure journeys with students to heal from traumas inflicted by religion, systems of power and oppression, sexual violence and STI or HIV-stigma, and to renegotiate healthful and creative methods of enjoying sex and relationships.

Roan Coughtry

Master of Social Work

Among their many areas of expertise, Roan Coughtry, MSW, coaches people through gender exploration and transition as well as teaching anti-oppression and sex education. Roan offers these skillsets and more to O.school students, as they advocate for healing on both individual and societal levels.

Sharin' Peter

Community Sexual Health Resource

Pleasure Pro Sharin’ Peter has years of experience offering sex and pleasure education classes, adult product demos, staff training and advice for the beginner and advanced alike. Trained by the Center for Sexual Pleasure and Health, Sharin' is a certified Community Sexual Health Resource. She believes pleasure-oriented, intersectional sex education can change the world!

SisteRNurseJoy

ER Nurse, Drag Queen

SisteRNurseJoy is a Drag Queen Emergency RN, BSN serving doses of joy, laughter, acceptance, and non-judgmental sex education in the Pacific Northwest and on O.school.