Sarah McBride

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Sarah McBride
A portrait of Sarah McBride taken in 2016. She is wearing a fuschia-colored sweater.
McBride (2016)
Born (1990-08-09) August 9, 1990 (age 31)
Alma materCab Calloway School of the Arts, American University
Years active2012–present
EmployerHuman Rights Campaign (current), Center for American Progress (former)
Known forLGBTQ rights activist
Political partyDemocratic
Spouse(s)
Andrew Cray
(m. 2014; his death 2014)
WebsiteOfficial website

Sarah McBride (born August 9, 1990) is an American LGBTQ rights activist and Democratic politician. She is currently the National Press Secretary of the Human Rights Campaign.[1][2]

After winning the September 15, 2020 Democratic primary in the safe Democratic 1st Delaware State Senate district, she is set to become the first transgender state senator in the country as well as the highest-ranking transgender official in the country.[3]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Staff". Human Rights Campaign. Retrieved July 27, 2016.
  2. "Sarah McBride". Human Rights Campaign. Retrieved July 27, 2016.
  3. Epstein, Reid J. (September 15, 2020). "Sarah McBride Is Set to Be the Nation's Highest-Ranking Transgender Official". The New York Times.