GJLP Staff

The Gender Justice Leadership Programs, a joint project of Transgender Law Center and GSA Network, are not just programs for trans and gender nonconforming youth, but programs developed and led by young people — both through staffing and our national TRUTH youth council.

Yozantli Lagunas Guerrero

Yozantli Lagunas Guerrero (they/el): Yozantli is a 25-year-old Latinx organizer, scholar, and pug-enthusiast. Originally from Palmdale, they are a nonbinary/trans queer fat Xicanx currently living

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Juniperangelica Gia Loving

Juniperangelica Gia Loving (she/her/hers): Gia is a trans Latina, organizer, lover, scholar, artist, and mother. Gia attended Azusa High School where she started AHS’s first

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Mulani Jackson

Mulani Jackson (she/her/hers): Hailing all the way from Detroit, Michigan, Mulani has faced numerous disparities regarding gender expression and ideologies. It wasn’t until she moved

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Gill Platek

Gill Platek (they/them/theirs): Originally from Cleveland, Ohio, Gill Platek is a queer and transgender/nonbinary educator and writer. Growing up, they went to Catholic schools where

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National TRUTH Council

Xander

Yo, this is Xander logging in or Xann for short. I’m sixteen years old and my pronouns are he/him & they/them. Nearly a year ago,

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Lakshmi Garcia

My name is Lakshmi Garcia and I PROUDLY identify as non-binary and pansexual. I have been out for five years now and am on the

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Curlydynamite

Curly Dynamite, a legend. Gifted with rhythm, perspective, and community. Curly D makes their way through the world practicing patience and compassion. With hopes of

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C

C They/Them #mytransbodyis resilient, scared, beautiful, expressive.

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Zee/Minowa

My name is Zee/Minowa (they/them), I’m 16 years old, and I’m from NYC. I live my everyday life constantly thinking and working on being the

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Max

My name is Max, and I am a fifteen year old artist and community worker based in Western North Carolina. I joined TRUTH in hopes

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Ky

Hi, I’m Ky, I’m 17, and an Aries. I currently live in Ohio and I love to write songs, skate, and draw. I’ve been organizing

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Julien

Julien, he/him they/them 21 year old trans man whose interests are in art, language, music, as well as working in the LGBTQ community. He is

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Jaxin Edwards Washington

My name is Jaxin Edwards Washington and I am a 15 year old sophomore from Owasso, Oklahoma. My pronouns are he/him/his and they/them/theirs. I currently

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Jace

Jace is a screenwriting and theatre arts student at the University of Iowa. His career goals include writing and producing unapologetically Queer scripted entertainment as

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Imani Sims

Imani Sims (They/Them) is an agender non-binary Black lesbian, future dog mom, turtleneck lover, and super cool aunt. Their work regarding advocacy began in 2017

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Roses Council