Alex SchmiderAssociate Director of Transgender Representation, GLAAD
Alex Schmider is an award-winning film producer and the Associate Director of Transgender Representation at GLAAD, the nation’s leading LGBTQ media advocacy organization. At GLAAD, he advises media and entertainment industry leaders, and consults with production companies, editorial teams, brands, and corporations on how best to approach LGB and, specifically, transgender characters, storylines, marketing, social impact campaigns, and gender inclusion on digital platforms including Instagram, Google, and Zoom. He is Producer of the Critics Choice Award nominated Hulu Original Documentary Changing the Game (2021) and the Peabody Award Honored Netflix Original Documentary Disclosure (2020). Both films are audience acclaimed and Certified Fresh on Rotten Tomatoes. Named one of them's 2021 Now List, honoring LGBTQ+ visionaries and a member of the PGA’s inaugural Create class for producers, Schmider is also one of Forbes 30 Under 30 for Media.