How does your gender identity impact your HIV treatment and/or advocacy?
What is one word that best describes your HIV journey?
Have you ever been marginalized while doing your HIV advocacy? If so, how did you feel? How did you handle it?
Do you view A.I. as a useful tool or as more of a threat when it comes to the future of HIV advocacy?
Since we just celebrated the Fourth of July, do you feel like, as an HIV positive person, you have lost your independence in any way?
What do you see as the greatest threat to people living with HIV, and what should be done to prevent or change it?
U=U means you have gotten HIV under control, but what about YOU? How did you heal yourself mentally / emotionally from the experience of receiving a positive diagnosis?
Did HIV factor into your decision to have or not have children? Explain why or why not.
Has your HIV diagnosis changed how you feel about love?
How does HIV factor into your goals you set for yourself
What specific experience in 2022 has impacted or changed the way you are going to approach living with HIV in 2023?
Who would you give thanks to for helping you to be where you are today in your HIV journey?
Have you ever experienced stigmatizing language or behaviour when engaging with any healthcare professional about your HIV? If so, what needs to be done differently to ensure it never happens again?
Do you feel that being an HSWM Spokesmodel can be a heavy burden, why or why not?
As someone living with HIV, how are you navigating life in a post Covid world and with the emergence of Monkeypox?
The category is Pride: What did you have to SLAY in order to find your pride?
As someone living with HIV, do you feel that your own “sexiness” or sexuality is limited?
Knowing your own journey with HIV, what tool from your toolbox would you give to your younger self?
Who is a woman or girl that has directly or indirectly shaped your advocacy?
Most people are struggling to balance Covid safe living with their longing for human connection. If you were hosting this year’s Thanksgiving Dinner , what would you need to feel comfortable bringing people together? What “specialty dish” would you be serving?
Has sex and intimacy been impacted by the pandemic for you? If so, how and why?
Are your health decisions, in response to the Covid pandemic, impacted by living with HIV?
How has your community accepted the science behind U=U?
June is Pride month in NY. For some it’s a moment to celebrate the LGBTQ+ community, and for others it’s a season to celebrate themselves. Which is it for you and why?
May is mental health awareness month. What effect is the Covid vaccine rollout and the reopening of NY having on your mental health?
This is how I roll model?
When you reflect upon 2020 what experience impacted you the most or what accomplishment are you most proud of as a spokesmodel?