The Next Generation Awards are chosen from a pool of community nominations by a panel of Washington-area LGBT leaders from the worlds of arts, activism, business and politics. The 2012 Next Generation Selection Panel members are:
Glen H. Ackerman
Ackerman Brown PLLC
Marry Me in D.C.
Mautner Project, The National Lesbian Health Organization
Kerry Lux Eleveld
Author and Journalist
Vice President for Communications and Marketing
Human Rights Campaign
Office of Congressman Barney Frank
Us Helping Us, People Into Living
The Washington Ballet
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