Bree Fram (she/her) is an active duty lieutenant colonel and astronautical engineer in the United States Space Force with 20 years of service. Bree came out publicly as transgender on the day the military ban was dropped in 2016 and transitioned while in a command position. She served through the re-imposition of a transgender ban from 2019-2021. She is currently one of the highest ranking out transgender officers in the United States military. She is also the President of SPARTA, a non-profit dedicated to the support and professional development of transgender service members. Additionally, Bree is a member of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics’ Diversity Working group and develops programming to increase diverse representation in STEM and aerospace.
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