Lillian Rivera is a writer, youth advocate and Latina, lesbian mother. She is married to the most amazing Mexican woman, Elsa Vasquez. Most of her work has been focused on the health issues impacting LGBTQ youth, and she is passionate about increasing the visibility of Latina voices. She received her B.A. in theater from Rutgers University and her master's of public health from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey.