Running for: Montana House of Representatives, District 52
Party affiliation: Democrat
The National Center for Transgender Equality Action Fund endorsed Amelia Marquez for Montana House of Representatives (District 52).
Amelia is a native of Billings, Montana. After acquiring a degree from Montana State University-Billings, she worked to become Vice-Chairwoman of the Yellowstone County Democrats, advocating for representation of marginalized communities in the political process. Additionally, she and her family are well-known in the community for their advocacy for youth in the arts. Amelia has been a consistent and persuasive voice for healthcare rights, effective and fair public education, and LGBTQ equality.