Judy Wieder is the former Editor in Chief of The Advocate. She was the first female in the magazine's (then) 30-year history to achieve this position and served for 7 years before becoming the Editorial Director of The Advocateas well as Out, The OutTraveler, HIVPlus, and Alyson Books and all their associate websites. A Grammy-winning songwriter and touring hard rock journalist, she has been working on her memoir due to a publisher in late 2017. After its publication, she will launch woman's website she is in the early stages of creating:
Some of her music work can be accessed through Muzlink.