Dr. Jude Patton has been an educator, advocate, activist and researcher for years, having transitioned to male more than 25 years ago. He is a therapist in private practice, specializing in transgender and intersex issues, but also provides services to the gay, les, bi community as well; a certified ASSECT sex educator and sex therapist that is doing lot of work in sexuality counseling. Dr. Patton works as a psychiatric physician assistant with a psychiatric group and is on the board of Ingersoll Gender Center and the board of FTM Int’l., Inc. Having served on HBIGDA’s board before, he is being nominated for a position again for his outstanding work. A supportive man, Jude offers therapy for all, including couples therapy, family therapy, and more. Jude Patton has been a strong advocate in the transgender community.