Jackie Meleisea

(She/Her)

SWEI Program Coordinator

Best known as the infamous “Jackie O”, a proud faafafine, was born and raised in the village of Leone, American Samoa. She recently moved to the state of Washington from the beautiful islands of Hawaii. A retired Showgirl, performing around the islands of Oahu. A former cast member of the Royal Fantasies at Imua Lounge and Gender Bender Lip Gloss Revue at Fusions Waikiki. For 5 years she worked for Ross Dress for Less as an Area Supervisor. She has now joined our organization of UTOPIA Washington as a SWEI Program Coordinator. Hoping to share her lived experience in sex work and her background in customer service and leadership, to help meet the needs of the community.

If you’re going to live, leave a legacy. Make a mark on the world that cannot be erased

Maya Angelou