Ro Allen, Victoria’s first Gender and Sexuality Commissioner has over 20 years’ experience in community services, governance, social justice and LGBTI advocacy. She joins Benjamin this week to look back at the last year of marriage equality, as well as talking about their up bringing, family and career.

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