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 10-20 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

Aren Stone, Co-Chair

Bill Barnert
Susan Bernstein
Jessica Daniels
Linda Daniels
Maya Escobar
Sylvia Guerra
Steven Lee
Mal Malme
Rachel Oppenheimer
Bob Parlin
Leslie Phillips
Kevin Shpritzer
Kimm Topping
Ted Waechter
Anna J. Weick
Mason Weintraub


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

Lisa C. Peterson 
Acting City Manager