We are proud to announce this year’s keynote speaker: Former Editor in Chief of The Advocate, LUCAS GRINDLEY!

Lucas Grindley is currently the executive director for Next City, a nonprofit journalism organization that reports on solutions for the problems facing our cities. He is the former President of Pride Media and oversaw leading LGBTQ brands Out magazine, The Advocate, PRIDE, Out Traveler, Chill magazine, and Plus magazine. Grindley was also editor in chief of The Advocate, the longest running LGBTQ magazine in the country….

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