Headquarters: 1640 Rhode Island Avenue, NW, Washington, DC
"America’s largest civil rights organization working to achieve gay,
lesbian, bisexual and transgender equality."
Started Jan. 2, 2006.
Previously MassEquality campaign director starting Jan. 2004. President
of Catamount Consulting, a political consulting firm. Served in the
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and the U.S. Department of
Housing and Urban Development during the Clinton administration.
Director of the Vermont Democratic Coordinated Campaign in 1996.
Graduated of SUNY Stoneybrook with a degree in German. Grew up in
suburban Long Island, NY.
|National Field Director
IOWA - One-Iowa >
"One Iowa works for GLBT
Equality in Iowa through voter identification, grassroots organizing and
educational events." Carolyn Jenison is Executive Director.
Headquarters: 500 East Locust Street, Suite 202, Des Moines
["...organize and mobilize our
statewide volunteer network to interface with the 2008 Presidential candidates
on LGBT issues (local and national) while they campaign in Iowa."
Position paid for by Human Rights Campaign.] Served in the U.S. Navy
as an intelligence analyst starting in 1999, re-enlisted in 2003, but was
"outed" and discharged under the military's "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" policy
in mid-2005. Attended Creighton University in Omaha. Native
Iowan; born in Spencer and graduated from Ames High School.
||James S. Taylor
Headquarters: 21 Warren Street, Concord ...opening
reception Sept. 12, 2007 >
In 2006 Gibson was campaign
manager for Kathy Sgambati's successful campaign for NH State Senate -
District 4. During the 2004 NH Primary election she served as state
director for Every Child Matters in NH. Earlier she worked for Gov.
Jeanne Shaheen as program specialist for the Governor's Kids Cabinet.
B.A. from California State University, Chico and M.P.A. from University
of New Hampshire.
Foundation/Logo Presidential Forum (Aug. 9, 2007)
Democratic presidential candidate questionnaire (June 2, 2007)
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