Editor-in-Chief at TransAdvocate
Cristan Williams is a trans historical researcher and pioneer in addressing the practical needs of the transgender community. She started the first trans homeless shelter and co-founded the first federally funded trans-only homeless program, pioneered affordable health care for trans people in the Houston area, won the right for trans people to change their gender on Texas ID prior to surgery, started numerous trans social service programs and founded the Transgender Center as well as the Transgender Archives. Cristan is the editor at the social justice sites TransAdvocate.com and TheTERFs.com, chairs the City of Houston HIV Prevention Planning Group, is the jurisdictional representative to the Urban Coalition for HIV/AIDS Prevention Services (UCHAPS), serves on the national steering body for UCHAPS and is the Executive Director of the Transgender Foundation of America.
Latest posts by Cristan Williams (see all)
- World’s experts condemn the McHugh hoax - July 4, 2014
- Anti-LGBT bigot caught engaging in election fraud in Texas - June 30, 2014
- Declining Southern Baptist Convention continues tradition of bigotry, now targeting trans people - June 12, 2014