Tiara Gendi is an Advisory Board Member for Trans and Intersex Rising Zimbabwe and currently working towards building Stronger and Visible communities for Black LGBTQ+ Migrant Project (BLMP) as their DC Network Program Associate, where she helps strengthen the visibility of the Zimbabwean Trans diverse community through lobbying, advocacy and supporting capacity strengthening projects in line with gender identity and expression. Previously, she has worked on Trans Equality as an International and Immigration Fellow in the US with Trans United and as a Youth Fellow at SMYAL (Supporting and Mentoring Youth Advocates and Leaders).