Staff and Board of Directors

Meet our Team


Ian Anderson

Legal Services Project Manager

Micky Bradford

National Organizer

Anna Castro

Media Relations Manager

Billy Chen

Director of Finance and Operations

Shelby Chestnut

Director of Policy and Programs

Cecilia Chung

Director of Evaluation and Strategic Initiatives

Juniperangelica/Gia Cordova

TRUTH Program Senior Organizer

Jack Dunn

Development Database Manager

Lynly Egyes

Legal Director

Bran Fenner

Director of People & Organizational Culture

Dia Flood

Operations Coordinator

Omar Garcia

Legal Assistant

Jessica Glennon-Zukoff

Individual Giving Manager

Kayla Gore

Southern Regional Organizer, TLC@SONG

Kris Hayashi

Executive Director

Milo Inglehart

Redstone Legal Fellow

Sophia Kass

Positively Trans Program Coordinator

Khatchadour Khatchadourian

Database Manager

Yozantli Lagunas Guerrero

Trans Youth Justice Organizer (TRUTH with GSA Network)

Tessa Lauren

Development Assistant

Jill Marcellus

Director of Communications

Sebastian Margaret

Disability Project Fellow

Shawn Meerkamper

Senior Staff Attorney

Dale Melchert

Staff Attorney

Mariah Moore

Organizing Program Associate

Xoai Pham

Digital Media Coordinator

Ash Stephens

Policy Coordinator

Andrew A. Ortiz

Staff Attorney

Julieta Salgado

Bilingual Helpline Assistant

Sue Yacka-Bible

Rapid Response Specialist

Board of Directors

Min Matson, Chair

Sr. Director, Point B Management Consulting

Alan Francisco-Tipgos, Treasurer

Melanie Rowen, Vice-Chair

Associate Director for Public Interest & Public Sector Programs, UC Berkeley, School of Law

Evelyn Rios Stafford, Secretary

Principal, Blue Star Business Services – a digital marketing solutions and consulting company

Sunu P. Chandy

Legal Director, National Women’s Law Center

Bobbi Dalley, MD

Associate Professor of Radiology, University of Washington

Morgan Darby

Director of Student Life and Inclusion, The Children’s School

Brielle Darynn

Specialist Master – Performance Management Technology, Deloitte Consulting LLP

Mat dos Santos

Managing Attorney, Our Children’s Trust

Chinyere Ezie

Staff Attorney, Center for Constitutional Rights

Trystan Reese

Director of Family Formation, Family Equality

Theresa Witherspoon

Assistant Chief Counsel, SEIU Local 1000

cori schmanke parrish

Deputy Director, North Star Fund

Louis Porter II, Ed.D.

President, LPII Communication & Development


Transgender Law Center (TLC) is the largest national trans-led organization advocating self-determination for all people. Grounded in legal expertise and committed to racial justice, TLC employs a variety of community-driven strategies to keep transgender and gender nonconforming people alive, thriving, and fighting for liberation.

Contact Us

Transgender Law Center
PO Box 70976
Oakland, CA 94612-0976

phone: 510.587.9696
collect line for people in prison and detention: 510.380.8229

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EIN (tax identification number): 05-0544006