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 a co-producer of 2019 Tribeca Film Festival feature documentary selection Changing the Game (2019), which has earned acclaim and accolades, including Audience Awards at San Francisco's Frameline Film Festival and Los Angeles' Outfest Film Festival. He is an assistant producer on the feature documentary Disclosure: Trans Lives on Screen.