IAN MICHAEL GILES

Ian is the founder of Genderbands. They are a genderqueer transman, parent, geek, writer, and entrepreneur.


When not attending Pride festivals and conferences, Ian enjoys public speaking. They have spoken at a variety of organizations, conferences, and panels including but not limited to GenderEvolution conference, Encircle, and Planned Parenthood.

Ian has spoken on a wide range of transgender topics including trans health, transitioning as a parent of a cis child, safe binding, top surgery and recovery, and HRT. Ian is best known for his presentation about packing for trans-masculine people.

To book Ian at your speaking event email ian@genderbands.org