Sara R Phillips is a Trans activist working globally. She has been involved with trans activism for over 30 years. She is currently in her 10th year as Chair of the Board of Directors of Irelands national trans organisation, Transgender Equality Network Ireland (TENI). Sara was one of the lead negotiators to the Gender Recognition Act 2015 and served on the Governmental review of the act in 2018. Sara is also a board member of the National Women's Council of Ireland, the Treasurer of both the International Trans Fund in Toronto and Transgender Europe in Berlin. Sara was honoured as Dublin LGBTQ Pride Grand Marshall in 2018. She is the founder, researcher and archivist of the Irish Trans Archive. Sara is currently the National Manager in Ireland for multinational construction materials manufacturer CPG-Europe.