Larissa Pray is an Iowa native, raised in Des Moines. In 2007, she graduated from the University of Iowa and, shortly after, began working in higher education. Larissa likes to travel, read, and perform her music. She lives in Des Moines with her wife, Megan and their two cats, Collin and Dougie.
Larissa applied for the One Iowa LGBTQ Leadership Institute to get involved and learn more about the needs of LGBTQ Iowans in the hopes of becoming a better advocate for the transgender community.