Kendelle Durkson


Kendelle Durkson is a Paralegal based in PHLP’s Philadelphia office.

He graduated from Swarthmore College with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Sociology. Prior to working at PHLP, he was a digital organizer for the 2020 presidential election with NextGen America and PA Justice Voter Task Force Member with Families Against Mandatory Minimums. Additionally, Kendelle was a debate coach and high school league judge for After School Activities Partnership in Philadelphia. He is an avid political debater, cook, and baker who enjoys storytelling through food and shared cultural experiences.

Kendelle is committed to improving access to affordable healthcare and preventive care for the LGBTQIA+ communities. He is dedicated to addressing disparities and discrimination against the LGBTQIA+ communities in healthcare and is committed to the principle of “the health of one is the health of all”.