Photo by Danielle Benoit

Yvonne S. Marquez is a native Texan with four years of experience as a writer and editor working for magazines and online publications. She’s a senior editor at Autostraddle, a forward-thinking, feminist online magazine for queer women. Yvonne graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with a degree in journalism and has worked in LGBTQ media for the past few years. At Autostraddle, she fosters women of color voices, manages writers and illustrators, impacts editorial direction and writes about pop culture, politics and activism. She lives in Dallas with her partner, Gloria and dog, Tungi.