Charlotte Clymer is a writer, LGBTQ activist, communications consultant, and military veteran. She writes "Charlotte's Web Thoughts," a Substack blog/newsletter that was nominated for the 2023 GLAAD Media Award for Outstanding Blog. She was previously a Fellow at the Georgetown Institute of Politics and a press secretary at the Human Rights Campaign. She was named to Fortune Magazine's "40 under 40" list in 2020 for her writing and advocacy. She is based in Washington, D.C.