Stella Martin is Diné from Tohatchi/Naschitti, NM Area. She is born for Kinyaa'aanii and Dzil tl'aahnii. She is a Native transgender advocate for the rural LGBTQ community. She has spoken on issues affecting our marginalized communities including systemic oppression, colonization, white privilege, racism, Transphobia and homophobia.
She is a former Miss NM Pride 2013, and is cofounder of Gallup Pride and the Rainbow Naatsiliid LGBTQ Program of Gallup, NM. She is currently an HIV Prevention Specialist of Northwest NM with First Nations Community Healthsource.