The Virginia Beach Police Department made the announcement last Wednesday, May 11, that it appointed its first LGBTQ liaison, Sergeant Michele “Shelly Meister. Sergeant Meister joined the department on August 1, 2002 and was promoted to the rank of sergeant on June 1, 2013. Sergeant Meister is currently assigned as the first line supervisor of [...]
The White House announced last week that Barbara Satin was just appointed to President Obama’s Advisory Council on Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships. Satin, who serves as the Assistant Faith Work Director for the National LGBTQ Task Force, will be the first transgender woman to serve on this council. The Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships Advisory Council works to [...]
Diversity Richmond Speaks is a monthly program made possible by a partnership with WRIR FM. Our most recent broadcast featured Katherine O’Donnell of Richmond Region Tourism, Michael Simon of Michael Simon Photography and Domenick Casuccio of The Valentine, discussing the award-winning OutRVA campaign that promotes Greater Richmond as a welcoming LGBT vacation destination.