Shaun Blackman

Shaun has been an advocate for sex workers and transgender people for over five years. Shaun became involved with I Am One in 2016. He worked on the Pride Arts Festival in 2016 and 2017 as an actor and artist. Shaun co-directed the local King Show in 2016 and 2017 and has facilitated session at the King Conference in 2017. He founded I Am Trans, an affiliate of I Am One in 2016 to address the social issues faced by the trans community: the violence they face, their invisibility in legal frameworks, lack of access to health services, limited educational and employment prospects.