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 , Ph. 617-876-5461 Cell 617-512-5554
Aren Stone, Co-Chair

Bill Barnert
Jessica Daniels
Maya Escobar
Steven Lee
Mal Malme
Kristina M. Mastropasqua
Rachel Oppenheimer
Bob Parlin
Lesley Phillips
Kevin Shpritzer
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

Richard C. Rossi
City Manager

Lisa C. Peterson
Deputy City Manager