Tona Brown is an inspiring figure in many different ways, an accomplished violinist and mezzo-soprano recently made headlines becoming the first trans person to perform for a sitting president as well as the first trans person of color to perform at Carnegie Hall. As evidenced by the title “From Stonewall to Carnegie Hall” this artist doesn’t shy away from activism either, she was recently profiled in The Root as a transgender women using her visibility for good, she does this by shedding light on issues affecting the trans community on her web series “Conversations with Tona”. Keep an eye out as Tona signs no sign of slowing down, this woman will be the #NextBigThing
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