About Xtra

Xtra is a news and culture site covering current events through an LGBTQ2 lens.

Xtra’s platform highlights voices from within our communities to provide analysis and bring perspective to issues affecting LGBTQ2 audiences. We take inspiration from and tell the stories of individuals and movements driving our communities forward. Our coverage includes news, politics, communities and culture.

Our aim is to engage audiences, inform readers, elevate causes and inspire actions within our diverse communities to empower the creation of a free, just and inclusive society.

Xtra is published by by Pink Triangle Press. Founded in 1971, Pink Triangle Press is one of the world’s oldest, independent LGBTQ2 media groups. Pink Triangle Press is a mission-guided organization with no shareholders. Profits earned by the business are reinvested to support its mission: daring together to set love free.


The Xtra Team

Director of Editorial: Rachel Giese
Senior Editors: Eternity Martis, Erica Lenti
Associate Editor: Arvin Joaquin
Managing Producer, Video: Michelle Turingan
Producer and Story Editor: Riley Sparks
Video Producer: Corey Misquita
Digital Designer/Design Coordinator: Francesca Roh

Director of Product and Audience Development: Arnaud Baudry

Advertising Manager: Lorilynn Barker
Sponsorship Program Manager: Eric Wright
Marketing Communications Manager: Mitchell Cheeseman
Account Manager: Andrea Gardonio

Director of Mission Engagement: Ken Hickling
Executive Director: David Walberg

To contact us, please visit our Contact page.