Gabrielle Claiborne is the Co-Founder of Transformation Journeys Worldwide, a diversity consulting firm with a transgender focus. She travels nationally providing customized, cutting-edge trainings, consultations and presentations for corporations, civic and religious organizations, medical and mental health care providers, and educational institutions. Gabrielle currently serves on the Executive Board of Atlanta Pride and was honored as Atlanta’s Best Trans Activist 2015. In recognition of the success of her trans-owned and operated businesses and her many contributions to the community, Gabrielle was nominated by the Atlanta Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce as their 2017 Business Woman of the Year. Prior to coming out as an active trans woman in 2010, Gabrielle owned several businesses in the construction industry, overseeing multimillion dollar projects nationwide. She holds a Masters in Civil Engineering from Georgia Tech and is the parent of three adult children.