Silent Witness Peacekeepers Alliance

Silent Witness Peacekeepers Alliance (SWPA) is an organization of gay and straight allies dedicated to providing a non-confrontational buffer between the LGBT (lesbian/gay/bisexual/transgender) community and those who would protest LGBT events.


You can access SWPA directly through the website at

Learn More:

  • About SWPA  
  • Being a Witness  
  • Events  
  • Contact Us

    Co-Chairs, GLBT Concerns Committee:

    Jayleen Galarza, PhD, LCSW, MEd
    Assistant Professor
    Social Work and Gerontology Department
    Shippen Hall 333

    Matthew Shupp, Ed.D
    Assistant Professor
    Counseling & College Student Personnel
    Shippen Hall 111