Courtney Penniman made a gender transition in 2012. For years he did not feel gender congruent and needed to transition from female to male in order to live his life as intended. With the help of other transsexuals in the Phoenix Gay Community, he has become a vocal supporter of transgender rights.
Courtney Penniman is an Arizona transsexual who has transitioned from female to male. He, like many transgender people, did not feel gender congruent for many years. In February 2012 he made the FTM transition, which has helped him feel comfortable with himself for the first time in his life. He continues to help others who are struggling with gender identity issues.