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Jaimie Hileman

Co-Executive Director
Metro Trans Umbrella Group

Jaimie became Board President of the Metro Trans Umbrella Group in 2015, after serving on the board for two years, following the transit in from a 24 year career in the wine and spirits business. She found out that the skills of sales management, business management, presentation and public speaking translate well to the non-profit world. Jaimie routinely facilitates MTUG Trans 101-103 trainings, and speaks at conferences in plenaries, panel discussions, and workshops regarding the intersection of Trans identities, lived experiences, and human rights, as well as advocate through intersectional Trans activism for equality. She is passionate about Trans/LGBTQIA+ equality, racial justice, and empowering & intersectional feminism.