Howard brown Chicago

Stefanie spends significant time supporting the LGBT youth community as well as working with the senior community.

Aids Foundation Chicago

 Stefanie Clark spent the past six years advocating for culturally competent care training for medical professionals in Illinois.

Pride Action Tank

Advocating for lasting change in the futures of LGBTQ older adults and older adults living with HIV in necessary to end the HIV epidemic in Illinois by 2030. Learn how Pride Action Tank has created a platform for these communities through various events and projects.

Stefanie spends significant time supporting the LGBT youth community as well as working with the senior community.


The GenderCool Project is a youth-led movement bringing positive change to the world. The Champions are helping replace misinformed opinions with positive experiences meeting transgender and non-binary youth who are thriving. training for medical professionals in Illinois.

PLFAG Illinois

PFLAG envisions a world where diversity is celebrated and all people are respected, valued, and affirmed inclusive of their sexual orientation, gender identity, and gender expression.

Equality Illinois

On behalf of 500,000 LGBTQ+ Illinoisans, Equality Illinois is the state’s oldest, largest and most effective advocacy organization dedicated to defending rights for LGBTQ+ Illinoisans.

FashionBar Chicago

FashionBar LLC is a premier fashion strategy and  consulting company that provides end-to-end services in Fashion Business Consulting, Design & Development of custom garments, and patterns & fashion collections with a Go-To-Market strategy in order to support all facets of the Chicago Fashion Industry.

Currently, FashionBar hosts the Trans Media & Fashion show in April & October during Chicago Fashion Week powered by FashionBar at Water Tower Place on Chicago’s Magnificent Mile. 

Vernita Gray Council

The Vernita Gray Council is composed of up to 25 influencers and innovators who further the mission of Howard Brown Health. This auxiliary board specializes in fundraising, engagement, and outreach.

Press PUblications

Windy City Times – View publication

Issuu – Pg. 23 – View publication

Block Club Chicago – View publication

The Washington Post – View publication

Chicago Tribune – View publication

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Herald News – View publication

Borneo Bulletin – View publication

The Lily News – View publication

Northwestern Medicine Illinois – View Publication

Pride Arts – Spotlight on Lake – View Publication

Go Elevent – The Pathfinders Project – View Publication

Sidetrack OUTspoken! featured storytellers – View Publication