One of Forbes’ 30 Under 30, Alex Schmider is a filmmaker and the Associate Director of Transgender Representation at GLAAD, the nation’s leading LGBTQ media advocacy organization. At GLAAD, he advises media-entertainment entities on how best to approach LGB and, specifically, transgender storytelling. He is also producer of 2019 Tribeca Film Festival feature documentary selection Changing the Game (2019), which has earned critical acclaim and accolades across the country, including Audience Awards at the premiere San Francisco's Frameline Film Festival and Los Angeles' Outfest Film Festival. He is a producer on the feature documentary Disclosure (2020) which premiered at the Sundance Film Festival and is streaming globally as a Netflix Original Documentary. He runs the social media strategy and accounts for both films. #DisclosureNetflix trended on Twitter in the entertainment section during its premiere week, achieving a reach of 143M with the the hashtag alone. Among his appearances, he has spoken on panels for the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences, the ACLU, FOX, Good Pitch, Google, HBO, Instagram, Outfest, P&G, TIFF, Tinder, Tumblr, and Viacom.