Meet the First LGBTQ+ Iranian-American Elected to Public Office in Hollywood

West Hollywood City Councilmember Sepi Shyne
Sepi Shyne
Sepi Shyne Photo credit Marcus Lovingood

Sepi Shyne made history as a member of the West Hollywood City Council, where she’s also the first queer woman of color to serve, she’s fighting for social justice and inclusivity as well as changing the narrative around Iranians and Iranian-Americans.

Shyne joins us to share more about the changes she is making including protecting trans women of color.