Visionary Award

The Visionary Award is our most prestigious honor, given to an individual who has championed the vision of a better world for the LGBTQ community.

2018 – Yosuke and Kathie Yamamori

Past Winners:

2017 – Matt Hirschy
2016 – Christopher M. Srgo
2015 – Ron Johnson
2014 – Lee Carter
2013 – Bob Page
2012 – Ellen “Lennie” Gerber & Pearl Berlin

Distinguished Service Award

The Distinguished Service Award is given to an individual who has provided years of outstanding service to the local LGBTQ community.

2018 – Shāna Renée Gordon-Cole

Past Winners:

2017 – Tony Doles
2016 – Rev. David Fraccaro
2015 – Jeff Thigpen
2014 – The Quaintance Family – Dennis, Nancy, Kathleen and New Dennis
2013 – Ivan Canada
2012 – Annette Green

Distinguished Leadership Award

The Distinguished Leadership Award is given to an individual who has demonstrated outstanding leadership for a specific event, project or situation.

2018 – Leigh Anne Kincaid

Past Winners:

2017 – Nick Wilson
2016 – Michelle Kennedy
2015 – April Parker
2014 – The Carignan-Parker Family – Shana, Megan, and Jax
2013 – Rev. Michael Usey & Rev. Julie Peeples
2012 – Andrew Spainhour

Dawn S. Chaney Award

2018 – Melissa Greer

Past Winner:

2017 – Marikay Abuzuaiter