Lizette Trujillo is a Tucson small business owner and community advocate for transgender youth and families. A volunteer for the Southern Arizona Gender Alliance, Lizette is committed to bringing awareness to the rights and needs of families of transgender youth locally and nationally. Her local efforts have brought her national attention and she has served as a member of the Human Rights Campaign Parents for Transgender Equality National Council. Lizette is a proud mother to a transgender son, and enjoys being a mother above all else.
The story of my family — myself, my husband Jose, and our 15-year-old son Daniel — is the classic story of a family who has intentionally created roots in Arizona. I was born in Arizona, Jose came to Arizona as a child, and we had our son Daniel in Arizona because we decided to build […]