Former Executive Director of One Iowa Passes Away Following Battle With Cancer

IOWA  --  A national leader for LGBTQ rights passed away.

One Iowa says former executive director Donna Red Wing has died following a courageous battle with lung cancer. The activist and advocate was diagnosed last August. Red Wing was the executive director for four years.

In a statement, One Iowa says she was "a force to be reckoned with and will be greatly missed by individuals across the country."

A celebration of life is currently being planned.