Lehtinen, Rodrigo

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Name
Lehtinen, Rodrigo Gender: FM
Amanda Michelle Lehtinen
born on 1 April 1986 at 01:55 (= 01:55 AM )
Place Miami, Florida, 25n46, 80w12
Timezone EST h5w (is standard time)
Data source
News report
Rodden Rating A
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_aricol.18.gif 11°15' s_mo.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 04°25 Asc.s_capcol.18.gif 20°02'



Biography

Cuban-American, transgender (female-to-male) LGBT rights advocate. Heng-Lehtinen is the oldest child of lawyer Dexter Lehtinen and congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen. He is the grandson of author Enrique Ros. He is the first openly transgender child of a member of Congress.

While attending Brown University, he produced the documentary Free Within These Walls, about Cuban prisoners of conscience. Heng-Lehtinen was a field organizer for the National Gay and Lesbian Task Force. Later, he worked as the Membership Director at Gender Justice LA, a grassroots organization that works to build the power of the transgender community in Los Angeles through community organizing and leadership development. He also worked in fundraising at Liberty Hill Foundation and organized a transgender leadership development conference with the Transgender Law Center.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Source Notes

Sy Scholfield quotes birth notice: "It was a rare occasion Tuesday, a legislative issue that brought forth only hurrahs: the first baby born to state Reps. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen and Dexter Lehtinen. Amanda Michelle Lehtinen, 7 pounds, 5 ounces, was born at 1:55 a.m. at Mercy Hospital in Miami" ("Lehtinens' First Hurrah is a Seven-pound Girl" by Andres Viglucci, Miami Herald, 2 April 1986, p. 1B).

Categories

  • Lifestyle : Financial : Fundraiser
  • Passions : Sexuality : Transgender F-to-M
  • Vocation : Entertain/Business : Entertain Producer
  • Vocation : Politics : Activist/ political (LGBT rights advocate)