Nachale Boonyapisomparn, known as Hua, is an experienced transgender activist and a transgender woman. She has worked with organizations and groups of all sizes – from local non-profit organizations to international organizations and networks.
Particularly, she has been involved in the establishment of several transgender organizations - locally, nationally in Thailand, and internationally. Hua was the first transgender program supervisor of Sisters, a program under the supervision of Population Services International (PSI Thailand); one of the founding members of the Foundation of Transgender Alliance for Human Rights (TGA), and the first coordinator for the Asia-Pacific Transgender Network (APTN). Before joining us at Astraea, she worked with Apicha Community Health Center in New York City as their Transgender and Gender Non-Binary Health Advisor.