Adrian “Ayden” Castellanos is a queer, Chicano, intersectional activist. Castellanos tested positive for HIV and was ultimately diagnosed with AIDS in 2014. Since then, he has devoted his time to spreading awareness about the disease and deconstructing the stigma that surrounds those living with it. He highly enjoys the imaginative and creative process of finding ways to have important conversations in fun and engaging ways. Castellanos is the sole producer of Taco Bout It, a video series, and a co-host of Los Topx Chicxs, a podcast.