The Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation launched its D.C. Leadership Council with an event May 25 at Mitchell Gold & Bob Williams. Speakers included Jarrod Chalpowski of the Human Rights Campaign, Alex Nicholson of Servicemembers United, and Tony Varona and Jessica Katz of GLAAD.
(Washington Blade photos by Michael Key)
Michael Key has worked as a photojournalist for the Washington Blade since 2009 and is currently serving as the photo editor. He has worked on Capitol Hill, in the White House, on the campaign trail and in cities along the East Coast taking iconic photos documenting the extension of marriage benefits to same-sex couples, the repeal of "Don't Ask, Don't Tell," and other events of interest to the LGBT community. Follow Michael