2017 Speakers

Lawyer, Adrien
Adrien Lawyer
Session #53

Adrien Lawyer is the executive director and co-founder of the Transgender Resource Center of New Mexico. The TGRCNM is the only organization that provides a wide array of services solely for the transgender community of the state of New Mexico, including food, a shower, monthly bus passes, rapid HIV testing, counseling and much more. Adrien has presented Transgender 101 over 300 times all over the state of New Mexico and has been instrumental in doing advocacy at the individual and policy levels. For instance, TGRCNM has assisted a local women’s transitional living facility to accept transgender women as clients. He is a transgender man, a spouse and a father and is working for equality and accessible resources for the entire transgender community.