Olivia Hunt is Policy Director at the National Center for Transgender Equality, which advocates to change policies and society to increase understanding and acceptance of transgender people. She works with state and national coalition partners and government officials to craft policies on issues affecting transgender people, primarily focusing on identity documents and privacy. In 2015 and 2016, Olivia served as an Equal Justice Works AmeriCorps Legal Fellow at Whitman-Walker Health in Washington, DC, where she oversaw the name and gender marker change program that serves transgender clients throughout DC, Maryland, and Virginia. Prior to joining NCTE, she has also been in-house counsel to a biotechnology company in Bethesda, Maryland, and has worked in the fields of international election law and municipal law. Olivia received her undergraduate degrees in International Relations and Japanese Language and Culture from Michigan State University, and her law degree from the College of William & Mary, where she served as an editor on the Law Review.
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