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Current Issues in LGBT Equality (Grand Rapids)Date:
June 8, 2016
The Sweet House
254 E. Fulton
Grand Rapids, MI 49503 United States
Phone: (616) 706-2029
One year after the Supreme Court finally legalized marriage equality for all citizens, many challenges still remain for LGBT individuals. Mike Hemmingsen will discuss several pressing issues facing the LGBT community including the challenges Transgender people face through employment discrimination and their general acceptance in society.Meetings are open to the Public
After the meeting, join us at Vitale’s Restaurant, 834 Leonard NE, Grand Rapids, MI to socialize. View Map
About Mike Hemmingsen
President, Board of Directors, Grand Rapids Pride Center
Mike Hemmingsen has a professional career that includes Sales and Operations Leadership within the Technology sector. He has been an LGBTQ activist and volunteer for nearly 2 decades including his current role as Board President for the Grand Rapids Pride Center (formerly known as The Network). Mike is married to Jacob and they have two boys (Conrad and Declan).