“I was a boy, I was a Mexican, I was a Christian, and I was straight.
Now I am a man, I am an American, I am a Humanist, and I am gay.
And all this time, then and now, I remained human just the same.”
—Fernando Alcántar, To the Cross and Back
Fernando Alcántar was born and raised in Mexico and immigrated to the United States as a teenager. He has a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology and a Master’s Degree in Organizational Leadership from Azusa Pacific University, one of the top Christian Universities in the nation.
He is an author, activist, public speaker, and life-thirsty adventurer.