What does Breast augmentation mean to me as a woman who happens to be transgender?

I am a woman. I just happen to be Transgender. I have done enough soul searching to understand this now. I am also fortunate enough to be living somewhere with world class medical care for both mental and physical care. I am also blessed to be in a country where I do not experience theContinue reading “What does Breast augmentation mean to me as a woman who happens to be transgender?”

Trans women in AFLW – the misconceptions and a little bit of science

I recently spoke to the Chicks Talking Footy show regarding my previous involvement with the Purple Bombers and co-founding Bulldog Pride. We discussed my long love affair with sports, whether it’s baseball or gridiron from my hometown of St Louis in the USA, and football here in Australia. Michelle Sheppard is an award-nominated radio personality and journalist.Continue reading “Trans women in AFLW – the misconceptions and a little bit of science”

JOY 94.9 FM Radiothon and IDAHOBIT with Michelle Sheppard on Mad Wednesdays

Radiothon and IDAHOBIT with Michelle Sheppard May 18, 2017 by Dean Since the Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia, Intersexphobia and Transphobia also happened to fall on MAD Wednesdays Radiothon edition we thought we’d get the lovely Michelle Sheppard to pop on by after speaking at a local event in Melton in the afternoon. JOY 94.9 means so manyContinue reading “JOY 94.9 FM Radiothon and IDAHOBIT with Michelle Sheppard on Mad Wednesdays”

The Cost of Equality

  Special Radiothon guest this week is Michelle Sheppard, Radio Personality, Workplace Diversity Consultant and Entrepreneur.  Michelle talks to Gillian and Robbie about growing up in the American Midwest; coming to Australia; coming out in a corporate environment; Caitlyn Jenner; being a transgender parent and establishing her business LGBTI – Jobs to start a different conversation aboutContinue reading “The Cost of Equality”

My Melton: Michelle Sheppard – Star Weekly

MELTON & MOORABOOL My Melton: Michelle Sheppard MAY 16, 2017 10:32 AM BY SUMEYYA ILANBEY Michelle Sheppard is a businesswoman, entrepeneur and radio host — among many other things. She started the transition four years ago, but says gender identity was something she struggled with for most of her life. What’s your connection to Melton? MyContinue reading “My Melton: Michelle Sheppard – Star Weekly”

ENTREPRENEURS TO WATCH IN AUS. LGBTI COMMUNITY

Michelle Sheppard (LGBTI Jobs) STAFF WRITERS — MAY 5, 2017 Experiencing struggles within employment as a trans woman played a large role in Michelle’s decision to establish LGBTI Jobs. Coming from a 20-year strong corporate background she found that after ‘coming out’ as trans she wasn’t taken as seriously. “People were coming out with ratherContinue reading “ENTREPRENEURS TO WATCH IN AUS. LGBTI COMMUNITY”

50 SHADES OF PINK. WOMEN OF BREAST INFLUENCE – MICHELLE SHEPPARD

50 SHADES OF PINK. WOMEN OF BREAST INFLUENCE – MICHELLE SHEPPARD Posted by Tina Doueihi on March 22, 2017   This month I introduce you to Michelle Sheppard, a gorgeous Trans Woman, who I met through social media.  We connected over our love of bras (surprise) and I am happy that I was able to help Michelle.  AlthoughContinue reading “50 SHADES OF PINK. WOMEN OF BREAST INFLUENCE – MICHELLE SHEPPARD”

VAC Hypothetical (Midsumma Festival 2017

VAC Hypothetical Queers and our allies, tackling the big issues – with jokes. It’s back! Brought to you by the Victorian AIDS Council, the VAC Hypothetical brings together entertainers and experts to talk about the big issues facing the LGBTI community. From comedians and doctors, politicians and sex workers, activists and authors, this year’s panelContinue reading “VAC Hypothetical (Midsumma Festival 2017”

Miss Gay & Miss Transsexual Australia 2017

From The Office of Miss Gay and Miss Transsexual Australia Beauty Pageant Meet The Judges Of ‘Miss Gay and Miss Transsexual Australia 2017’ An award-winning dancer, an ex-showgirl of the long running all-male ‘Les Girls’ Australian cabaret showgirl and high-profile former transgender beauty queens are among the panel of eight judges who will decide onContinue reading “Miss Gay & Miss Transsexual Australia 2017”

The Beautiful Women Campaign: BreastScreen Victoria’s Beautiful Women celebrates the diversity of women.

A new campaign featuring images of older lesbian, bisexual, and transgender women will help increase cancer screening rates, BreastScreen Victoria hopes. This is a campaign celebrating the beauty and diversity of LGBTI women in Victoria. These Photos Of Older LGBTI Women Celebrate Breaking Beauty Norms “We’re challenging the notion that beauty is equated with youth.” TheContinue reading “The Beautiful Women Campaign: BreastScreen Victoria’s Beautiful Women celebrates the diversity of women.”