Founder at TransAdvocate
Marti Abernathey is a trans activist, political strategist, and trans media pioneer. She has been a grass roots organizer on the state and national level. Abernathey was a member of Barack Obama's LGBT Steering and Policy Committee, the founder of the Transgender sub-committee and Indiana's first ever transgender delegate to the Democratic National Convention. Abernathy is probably best known as the founder of the Transadvocate, and former managing editor (2002-2013).