Today is the milestone 50th birthday of San Francisco based trans advocate and pioneer Cecilia Chung!
Before I had the pleasure of spending some quality time with this smart and beautiful lady from Hong Kong with a wicked sense of humor and getting to know her, I’d been a long time admirer of her and her trailblazing advocacy work on behalf of our community.
In addition to being a senior strategist at the Transgender Law Center, serving on the President’s Council on HIV and AIDS, and being the first openly trans person and person living with HIV on the San Francisco Human Rights Commission of which she served as its chair. She was one of the founders of San Francisco’s Trans March and works tirelessly n the local, national and international levels to improve access to
medical treatment for transgender people and people living with HIV, and to
erase stigma and discrimination through education, policy, advocacy, and
Happy milestone birthday Cecilia! looking forward to the next time that we get to spend some quality time together and hope your birthday is as fabulous as you are!.