Clayton Mercieca (he/him/his) is a full-time Community Manager for Allied Rainbow Communities and Coordinator of Malta Pride. With his educational background in social work and having been trained as a creative thinker, Clayton is combining his years of activism in active citizenship, equality, and social justice to create communities that foster a true sense of belonging and empowerment here in Malta.
Clayton has contributed to various writings, interviews and articles on a number of LGBTQ+ issues both in local and international media. Ever since taking on the role of coordinator for the Malta Pride Week in 2018, numbers of attendees grew from 2,500 to 8,000 in 2 years and ARC is now aiming to host an international event in the near future.
Clayton is married to Christian and they are both fathers to their son, little Sebastian.