Out & Equal Workplace Advocates (commonly known as “Out & Equal”) is the nation’s premier nonprofit organization dedicated to achieving workplaces where full equality extends to people of all sexual orientations and gender identities. For more than a decade, Out & Equal has been working with organizations to create places of employment whose cultures embrace the contributions of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender employees and those who support them. Founded by Executive Director Selisse Berry, Out & Equal is a national 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization headquartered in San Francisco, California.
Out & Equal provides widely recognized value to individuals and organizations through a range of programs designed to educate and empower, including our Building Bridges, LGBT Diversity Training, and Out & Equal University webinar series. Out & Equal mobilizes tens of thousands of professional staff, managers and executives in Out & Equal regional affiliate networks and our Employee Resource Group Registry. Through LGBTCareerLink, an online job search and career development portal, Out & Equal serves diversity friendly employers and LGBT job seekers.
Out & Equal has earned the trust and respect of LGBT employees and employers for producing the best attended, most informa tive and most inspiring summit on LBGT workplace issues.