2012 Leadership Celebration Overview

The 2012 Leadership Celebration took place Wednesday, March 14 at the InterContinental Mark Hopkins hotel in San Francisco.

Chely Wright

Rick Welts

Mayor Annise Parker





Now in its fifth year, the Leadership Celebration recognizes those who have become role models and inspirations in the movement to achieve equality in the workforce. In 2012 we honored famed country music star Chely Wright, Golden State Warriors President and COO Rick Welts, and Houston Mayor Annise Parker. Pictured above in order.

Marga Gomez served as the evening's emcee, while Dance Brigade and Josh Klipp provided entertainment. The evening end ed with an inspirational performance by the San Francisco Gay Men's Chorus.

Watch the Highlights Video (below) and check out the photo gallery from the event!

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Silent Auction Sponsors 
Out & Equal wishes to thank the generous donors who have contributed to the Leadership Celebration Silent Auction:  Hafner Vineyard, Hotel Nikko, Jeff Lewis (Wells Fargo Advisors), The Razz Room, Whirlpool Corporation, and Your Best Skin.