Kyle Penniman made a gender transition in 2012. He now identifies as a transgender man. As a trans man, he is active in the Phoenix LGBTQ community supporting others who have struggled with gender dysphoria.
Courtney Penniman transitioned from female to male after struggling with his gender identity for many years. As a transgender man, he has found peace and comfort in himself. Many people do not report their feelings of gender incongruency, but there may be at least 1% of the world’s population who have identified as transsexual.