Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender (GLBT) Commission

Ch. 2.125 of Cambridge Municipal Code. (Originally created by City Council Order, February 2004)

Advocate for a culture of respect and to monitor progress toward equality of all persons with regard to sexual orientation and gender identity; promote policies and practices that have a positive effect on the health, welfare, and safety of all persons who live, visit or work in the City with respect to sexual orientation and gender identity.

Membership 10-15 members

3 years (members can be reappointed for an additional 3 years)

Contact:   GLBT Ph. 617-349-3335

For additional information, including meeting schedule, agendas and minutes, please visit

Commission Members:

John W. Gintell, Co-Chair , Ph. 617-876-5461 Cell 617-512-5554
Aren Stone, Co-Chair
Bill Barnert
Caitlin Drechsler
Maggie Giles
Gregory Grays-Thomas
Steven Lee
Neil S MacInnes-Barker
Mal Malme
Kristina M. Mastropasqua
Mike McKenna
Paul Miller
Rachel Oppenheimer
Bob Parlin
Lesley Phillips
Neil A Scannell
Kara Smith
Kevin Shpritzer
Danny Venezia
Anna Weick













Visiting City Hall

Cambridge City Hall

795 Massachusetts Ave
Cambridge MA, 02139
Ph: 617-349-4000
TTY: 617-349-4242

Hours of Service

Monday: 8:30am-8pm
Tuesday-Thursday: 8:30am-5pm
Friday: 8:30am-12pm

City Department Directory

Richard C. Rossi
City Manager

Lisa C. Peterson
Deputy City Manager