For those of you that have never seen me speak or teach, please take a moment to watch. This reel was compiled from some of my most recent speaking engagements. If after watching, you believe there is opportunity to bring one of my programs to your organization, please reach out to me through the website.
Let’s change hearts and minds – together!
Over the course of a mere two weeks, I was fortunate to have the opportunity to add my voice on the Huffington Post website: as a new blogger in their “Gay Voices” section, and as a guest panelist on “Huff Post Live.”
For the former, I was asked by my colleagues at PFLAG to write a piece about what the importance of trans allies means to me, especially as it pertained to my decision to come out at work a few years ago. Today, as it was then for me, the importance of allies – those individuals that advocate for and support members of a community other than their own – cannot be overstated. You can read the entire blog by clicking here.
The producers of Huff Post Live asked me to share, once again, my experiences raising my son in a segment about being a parent who also happens to be trans. The episode, which included other trans parents, provided a rich array of experiences that I hope you find engaging and informative. Just click here to view the show in its entirety.
As part of The New Republic‘s centennial celebration, the articles and analysis of the Next Republic campaign, will explore the key issues set to shape the coming century: work, gender, business, entrepreneurship, identity, and community. The video interview focuses on both the identity and work elements of these trends – and provides a revealing and deeply personal glimpse into one trans* person’s journey to embrace her authentic self…watch interview
In my role as a Board Member of the LGBT Community Center of New York, I was honored to share the stage with a friend and fellow activist in the transgender equality movement, Mara Keisling, the Executive Director of the National Center for Transgender Equality (NCTE) at a screening of the acclaimed Sons & Daughters documentary and accompanying ad campaign which featured transgender models. A truly watershed evening!
This is the trailer from the documentary series, Sex Change Hospital, which aired in the United States, the U.K., The Netherlands and Brazil from 2007 – 2009. I was featured in the second episode. The trailer gives you a glimpse of my “former life.” Running, however, is still very much a part of my life today!