Jessica Yong

Jessica Yong

Jessica is an openly Asian gender fluid crossdresser residing in the Orlando area. She is active in the LBBTQ community serving on the board of FEM-Florida and the Bliss Advisory Council. She is the founder and current moderator of the FTM-Orlando trans-men support group at the LGBT center. She graduated from the second Transaction class held by Bliss Cares. She participates in the Transgender Authenticity Alliance, Transgender Support Circle, Butterfly Talks, Extraordinary People of Orlando, and T-Network. In addition to volunteering to serve on the Transpire 2019 planning committee, she has served on the Come Out With Pride production team in 2018, and has marched in the Pride Parade in 2017 and 2018.

She has advocated for the Transgender community in the general public by serving as the Treasurer for the Williamsburg HOA, ran for a Board of Director’s position in her neighborhood HOA, appeared at various community meetings, as well as showing a transgender face at various karaoke venues - both gay and straight - including the Stonewall Bar, the Bear Den, Gamechangers, Zebra Sports bar at the Rosen Inn, Kimono’s at Disney Swan hotel, various Applebees, O’Shucks, and the Red Dog Pub.