Courtesy of Grissel Granados
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I acquired HIV at birth, and my mom worked in the HIV field. Growing up going to AIDS walks, I learned the importance of advocacy both in public and private spaces at a young age. That carried over into my work as an adult. Now, when I’m at a decision-making table, I show up as a person who has HIV and a manager of HIV prevention programs for youth. And as a survivor of HIV, immigration