Didier Trinh (he/him) is the Director of Policy and Advocacy at the Diverse Elders Coalition (DEC), a coalition of six national aging organizations that advocates for policies and programs that improve aging in our communities as racially and ethnically diverse people; American Indians and Alaska Natives; and LGBTQ+ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and questioning and other self-identifying members of the community) people. He has two decades of federal policy and advocacy experience in the nation’s capital, having launched his career on Capitol Hill and building it in the nonprofit sector on both domestic and international issues, including coalition management.