Gia Ryan Olaes


Gia Ryan Olaes Miramontes is a member of the Transgender Advisory Council.

Gia is an advocate for gender and sexual expansive people while working for the Department of Public Health. They emphasize on TGNC support programming with a focus on policy implementation, knowing that the road to equality is through equitable practices. Gia is also a dedicated Reentry Counselor responding to LGBTQI2-S youth impacted by incarceration while serving on the board of Gender Justice LA , the Transgender Service Provider Network and also on the LA City Transgender Advisory Council. They are also an active supporter of Trans Art with emphasis on “Taking Back Our Power and Advocacy.” Gia’s background in artistic outlets include acting, dancing, and singing with the Trans Chorus of LA.