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Yoseñio V. Lewis

San Francisco, CA

Yoseñio V. Lewis is a Latino female-to-male transsexual of African descent who has been a social justice activist since he was 13 years old. A health educator, speaker, writer, performer, trainer, facilitator, and spiritual hugger, Yoseñio is a member of the board of directors of The Woodhull Freedom Foundation and of Tenderloin Health (in San Francisco). Yoseñio is also on the board of directors of Unid@s, the National LGBT Human Rights Organization. He also serves on the San Francisco AIDS Office Research Division's Transgender Community Consultants Working Group, focusing on improving access to HIV vaccine trials for trans people.