Stephanie Hirst is the transgender consultant to TRANS.style
Stephanie is a radio and TV presenter best known for hosting Hit40UK the former national commercial chart show and the weekday Capital Yorkshire breakfast show Hirst Daily Dose. Her current weekly Saturday night show is on BBC Radio Manchester “Vinyl Revival” show at 10pm-Midnight.
In her successful broadcast career, Stephanie has amassed 14 industry awards, including a Fellowship to the Radio Academy for outstanding contribution to British Radio. She was also awarded an honorary doctorate from Leeds Beckett University for her contribution to public life, helping to change opinions on trans people.
“Stephanie is an inspiration and demonstrates values we can all aspire to, such as integrity and authenticity. She has not only had a successful broadcasting career, but has very much become an icon for the transgender community after being so open and honest about her experiences”
Leeds Beckett University Chancellor, Sir Bob Murray CBE.
Having to gender transition in the public eye in 2014 placed extra pressure onto Stephanie at this difficult time, but lessons she learnt during the process can now be passed on to others.
Stephanie guests on ITV Lorraine to help people ‘Change One Thing’ about their lives.
“For those wanting to make life changes in 2017, but are scared… If I can publicly grow tits, then YOU can do anything” #BelieveAchieve