Sean Strub
Founder, POZ magazine; Executive Director, Sero Project

Sean Strub is a long-time activist and writer who has been HIV positive for more than 33 years. He is the founder of POZ magazine, the leading independent global source of information about HIV, and served as its publisher and executive editor from 1994 to 2004.

He presently serves as the executive director of the Sero Project, a network of people with HIV fighting for freedom from stigma and injustice and as treasurer of the U.S. Caucus of PWHA Organizations. He served on the board of directors of the Global Network of People living with HIV/AIDS from 2009 to 2012 and as co-chair of its North American affiliate from 2011 to 2012.

His new book, Body Counts: A Memoir of Politics, Sex, AIDS and Survival, will be published by Scribner in January 2014.