Jari Jones is a black trans multi-faceted artist living in New York. Starting in musical theater, Jari has performed in productions of Disney’s High School Musical, Ragtime and recently a 2-year run of In The Heights. Jari later shifted into fashion, building a successful career as a fashion and editorial photographer, but quickly became internationally recognized as a LGBTQ and body positive public figure in front of the camera. Jari has been featured in publications such as Teen Vogue, NYLON, and The Advocate, for her insight on fashion within politics, body positivity, and LGBTQ community building and relationships. Jari has been spotlighted in Perpetual Revolutions: The Image and Social Change at the ICP (International Center of Photography) and other International galleries highlighting Trans-Lesbian Relationships and Queer Bodied Empowerment. Jari dedicates her artistry to uplift and launch careers of marginalized artists and those who support them.