Khloe Rios-Wyatt

Founder and CEO, Alianza Translatinx

Khloe is an immigrant transgender woman, activist, and community organizer. She is co-founder, president, and CEO of Alianza Translatinx, the first and currently the only transgender-led organization in Orange County, California. Alianza Translatinx was founded under her leadership and facilitates mechanisms of empowerment for transgender, gender non-conforming, and nonbinary people through a community lens to achieve community education and overall empowerment. In 2012 Khloe became a DACA recipient and in 2016, she received a B.A in Communications from California State University Fullerton. She is recognized at the local, regional, and national levels as an expert in transgender health issues, immigration, health education, minority women, cultural competency, community organizing, and HIV education.

Rise Up Cohort: California, 2023