Kim Speaking On:
Kim Winchester was born in 1951. She has lived in Algona, Seattle (1960s), Tacoma (1980s), Los Angeles (1970s), and San Francisco (late 1970s-early 1980s). She spent years institutionalized for her gender identity. After her release, she sometimes provided for her needs through prostitution. She arrived in Spokane in 1989 to enter treatment for chemical dependency. More recently, Winchester is occupied in social services and helps to ensure that legal rights for transgender individuals are enforced.