Jared Boot, MA, TLLP, is a second-year PsyD student at the Michigan School of Psychology (MSP) studying clinical psychology. On-campus, Jared has served as a student ambassador, multiple board positions through the Inclusion, Diversity, and Equity Alliance (IDEA), and is the current treasurer of Psi Chi. Jared is concurrently a graduate certificate student in LGBT Health and Policy at George Washington University. Jared’s research interests are scale development to assess stigma among emerging gender and sexual minorities and the development of cultural competency training for rural clinicians that work with transgender and gender nonconforming clients. In addition to his student affiliate status through the APA, he is the vice-chair of the World Professionals Association for Transgender Health (WPATH) Student Initiative. Jared also serves on the Health Professionals Advancing LGBTQ Equality (GLMA) Health Professionals in Training Curricular Reform Committee.