Committee Member

Mason Trinkle

Hey! My name is Mason Trinkle and I am a member of the Diversity and Inclusion Committee. I grew up in Emmaus, PA, where my Pennsylvania Dutch grandmother taught me how to make faschnachts. In addition to SGB, I’m a passionate peer educator in the Sexual Assault Facilitation and Education program, part of the Musical Theatre Club, and a brother in Beta Theta Pi. I’m always available at my email!


Year: Senior


School: Dietrich School of Arts & Sciences

Major: Neuroscience

Fun Fact: I’m really proud of the one other Mason Trinkle on Google whose pigs and sheep seem to be winning so many blue ribbons in the farm shows of Chelsea, Michigan.

On Campus I can be found: Not technically Pitt, but the Carnegie Library is THE best place to work

Favorite Class taken at Pitt: Politics of Developing Countries

Favorite TV show(s): The Crown, Golden Girls, Mad Men

Favorite Movie(s): Amour, Carol, Boogie Nights

Favorite Book(s): Play It as It Lays by Joan Didion

Favorite Quote:

I think being gay is a blessing, and it’s something I am thankful for every single day.

-Anderson Cooper