Kalki Subramaniam is a transgender rights activist, Inclusion Catalyst, Artist and Writer from Tamil Nadu India. She runs the Sahodari Foundation which works for the social, political and economic empowerment of the transgender community. She has empowered and mentored so many role models in the transgender community including transgender doctors, lawyers, engineers, corporate professionals etc. She has spoken at several corporate companies including Google, Facebook, Adobe, Walmart, Uber etc. for the inclusion of transgender people in jobs in all levels of the companies and creates inclusive policies in the companies.
Kalki has won several awards for her contribution towards transgender people’s empowerment in India. Through her writings, art and films she inspires thousands of transgender people with hope and dignity for a promising future. She has spoken at Harvard, Yale, Cornell and University of Philadelphia in USA. She is the author of the famous book; We Are Not The Others; which is available on Amazon. She is also the Ambassador of Trans Amsterdam organization in Netherlands. She lives with her family in Pollachi, Tamil Nadu.