Model Andreja Pejic has seen a flood of support on Twitter after Pejic shared her experience as a transgender woman. GLAAD worked with the acclaimed model as she prepared to tell her story to the world. Pejic, who has appeared on covers of Elle and French Vogue, announced that she will only be modeling women's fashion going forward and that her agency supports her transition. She also told the press that she is supported by her family in Australia and friends around the world.
Laverne Cox, Janet Mock, Jamie Clayton and GLAAD co-chair Jennifer Finney Boylan were among those who took to Twitter to show their support for Pejic after she shared her story. Check out some of the tweets below and retweet some of your favorites:
@andrejapejic congrats on publicly claiming your truth as a trans woman. You're now part of a resilient, beautiful & mighty sisterhood.— Laverne Cox (@Lavernecox) July 25, 2014