Issa Ismail

Alysa Zavala-Offman (January 3, 2018). A metro Detroit transgender man is the subject of a new documentary. Metrotimes.com (Archive)

Liv Martin (October 12, 2016). Metamorphosis, How Alia Ismail became Issa Ismail. Metrotimes.com (Archive)

Previously known as Alia Ismail

Julisa Abad

Allie Gross (December 26, 2017). Without family support, Detroit’s trans community leans on each other for the holidays. Freep.com (Archive)

News Staff (December 22, 2015). Christmas Eve fundraiser for the transgender and homeless in Detroit. Fox2detroit.com (Archive)

Brody Brown (November 21, 2011). Rev Run’s Son JoJo Simmons Denies Hook-up With Trans Woman. Queerty.com (Archive)

Stefanie Gerdes (December 9, 2015). FULL STORY: The Fight For Trans Rights. Gaystarnews.com (Archive)

Julisa Abad is the transgender director of outreach and advocacy at the Fair Michigan Justice Project.

Addison Rose Vincent

Addison Rose Vincent (October 24, 2017). What Halloween Means to Me as a Transgender Person. Huffingtonpost.com (Archive)

Huffington Post Author Profile: Addison Rose Vincent (Archive)

G Ryan

Jenavieve Hatch (October 17, 2017). Two Non-Binary College Activists On Creating Space For Themselves On Campus. Huffingtonpost.com (Archive)

Kevin Majoros (August 24, 2017). Breaking barriers for non-binary athletes. Washingtonblade.com (Archive)

Katie Barnes (March 15, 2017). Why swimming against Katie Ledecky at NCAAs isn’t the difficult part for Michigan’s G Ryan. Espn.com (Archive)

Denise Brogan-Kator

Candice Clark (October 13, 2017). Brogan-Kator discusses transgender rights at Gender Colloquium. Dailytoreador.com (Archive) (Archive)

The New York Times Transgender Today Project: Denise Brogan-Kator (Archive)

Brogan-Kator, Denise Lecturer Fall 2013 (Archive)

Elizabeth Hungerford (July 19, 2013). Open Letter to Denise E. Brogan-Kator. Sexnotgender.com (Archive)

Rachel Crandall

BTL Staff (October 12, 2017). Community Input Wanted for New Transgender Church. Pridesource.com (Archive)

Alysa Zavala-Offman (August 9, 2017). The Activist: Rachel Crandall-Crocker. Metrotimes.com (Archive)

Paulette Niemiec (April 3, 2014). Transgender Day of Visibility Now World Wide. Pridesource.com (Archive)

Jason A. Michael (October 21, 2010). National survey shows widespread bias in trans health care. Pridesource.com (Archive)

Jessica Carreras (March 26, 2009). Transgender Day of Visibility plans erupt locally, nationwide. Pridesource.com (Archive)

Rachel Crandall is the Executive Director and founder of Transgender Michigan.

Rachel Crandall-Crocker came up with the idea for the Transgender Day of Visibility.

Also known as Rachel Crandall-Crocker, Rachel Crandall Crocker

Eric Maison

Miranda Larbi (October 11, 2017). Dad comes out as transgender three years after his daughter. Metro.co.uk (Archive)

Inside Edition (May 12, 2017). Meet the Father and Daughter Who Used to Be Mother and Son. Insideedition.com (Archive)

Brian Manzullo (April 10, 2017). Mom and daughter share their transgender journeys. Usatoday.com (Archive)

News Staff (March 20, 2017). Transgender daughter and dad say she contemplated suicide. Nypost.com (Archive)

Gus Burns (March 15, 2017). Mother and son become transgender father and daughter. Mlive.com (Archive)

Nic White (March 12, 2017). ‘I used to wish for cancer so I could get a mastectomy’: Transgender man reveals heartache ahead of surgery to have breasts removed – two years after his son began transitioning into a girl. Dailymail.co.uk (Archive)

News Staff (March 12, 2017). Watch: Tear-jerking accounts of transgender father and daughter transitioning together. Tvnz.co.nz (Archive)

Sophie Evans (January 18, 2017). ‘World’s first transgender dad and daughter’ reveal how they are supporting each other through transitions. Mirror.co.uk (Archive)

Erica Tempesta (January 18, 2017). Meet the world’s first trans dad AND daughter: Mother of transgender girl reveals she is now also transitioning into a MAN. Dailymail.co.uk (Archive)

Eric Maison was previously the mother of transgender girl Corey Maison/Corey House before transitioning from female to male. Eric Maison gave birth to five children.

Also known as Erica Maison, Eric Maison, Eric House

Corey Maison

Miranda Larbi (October 11, 2017). Dad comes out as transgender three years after his daughter. Metro.co.uk (Archive)

Brian Manzullo (April 10, 2017). Mom and daughter share their transgender journeys. Usatoday.com (Archive)

News Staff (March 20, 2017). Transgender daughter and dad say she contemplated suicide. Nypost.com (Archive)

Gus Burns (March 15, 2017). Mother and son become transgender father and daughter. Mlive.com (Archive)

Nic White (March 12, 2017). ‘I used to wish for cancer so I could get a mastectomy’: Transgender man reveals heartache ahead of surgery to have breasts removed – two years after his son began transitioning into a girl. Dailymail.co.uk (Archive)

News Staff (March 12, 2017). Watch: Tear-jerking accounts of transgender father and daughter transitioning together. Tvnz.co.nz (Archive)

Sophie Evans (January 18, 2017). ‘World’s first transgender dad and daughter’ reveal how they are supporting each other through transitions. Mirror.co.uk (Archive)

Erica Tempesta (January 18, 2017). Meet the world’s first trans dad AND daughter: Mother of transgender girl reveals she is now also transitioning into a MAN. Dailymail.co.uk (Archive)

Lori Higgins (September 14, 2016). Transgender kids: We’re not delusional or predators. Freep.com (Archive)

Nicola Oakley (April 28, 2016). Would you feel comfortable sending this girl into a men’s bathroom? Law says she has to use them. Mirror.co.uk (Archive)

Jennifer Hansler (September 30, 2015). See This Transgender Teen’s Emotional Response to a Life-Changing Gift. Abcnnews.go.com (Archive)

Sarah Karlan (September 28, 2015). Watch This Trans Teenager’s Emotional Reaction To Getting Her First Dose Of Hormones. Buzzfeed.com (Archive)

Corey Maison’s Mother Erica Maison, now Eric House, parent of five children, transitioned from female to male.

Also known as Corey House