Max Mowitz is Program Director at One Iowa, Iowa’s statewide LGBTQ
advocacy organization, overseeing organizational programming, direct
service, and community education via LGBTQ training. Max has been
active in LGBTQ advocacy work since coming out in high school,
focusing on comprehensive LGBTQ education to the broader community
as a component of queer liberation. Max is a certified Community Health
Worker and specializes in topics related to the trans and nonbinary
community, LGBTQ birth work, LGBTQ-inclusive healthcare, and mental
Max serves as a board member for the Iowa Trans Mutual Aid Fund.
Max is pursuing their birth and postpartum doula certification and is
practicing as an gender-affirming doula, serving Trans and Nonbinary
individuals as they come out, access gender-affirming care, and live as
their authentic selves. Max is passionate about justice and the liberation
of all marginalized peoples. Max is a harpist, powerlifter, baker,
abolitionist, and a spouse to Austin and partner to Jacqueline.