Announcing our new Co-Directors of Policy and Programs, Mickaela Bradford and Mariah Moore!

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Announcing our new Executive Director, Shelby Chestnut!

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Transgender Law Center is the largest national trans-led organization advocating self-determination for all people.

Grounded in legal expertise and committed to racial justice, we employ a variety of community-driven strategies to keep transgender and gender nonconforming people alive, thriving, and fighting for liberation.


By maintaining a robust collection of resources and publications, TLC does our best to guide you through some of the more common legal challenges and questions transgender people encounter.


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Through our organizing and movement-building programs, we assist, inform, and empower thousands of individual community members a year and build towards a long-term, national, trans-led movement for liberation.

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Mickaela Bradford and Mariah Moore Named New Co-Director of Policy and Programs at Transgender Law Center

Today Transgender Law Center is proud to celebrate the continued leadership of Mickaela Bradford (they/she) and Mariah Moore (she/her) as our Co-Directors of Policy and Programs. Moore and Bradford have over 20 years of organizing, advocacy, and leadership experience in LGBTQ and youth-led movements. They both previously served as TLC’s Co-Deputy Directors of Policy and Programs.