Category: Announcements

  • Announcing our new Interim Executive Director, Nina Selvaggio

    June 13th, 2022, Boston, MA — Greater Boston PFLAG’s Board of Directors is pleased to announce the appointment of Nina Selvaggio (she/her) to serve as Interim Executive Director while the organization searches for a new permanent leader. We are deeply committed to conducting a thorough search to find Greater Boston’s PFLAG’s next Executive Director and […]

  • Greater Boston PFLAG Announces Executive Director Resignation

    April 5th, 2022, Boston, MA — It is with both sadness and gratitude that we are announcing the departure of Sunnie Kaufmann-Paulman. Sunnie will be resigning as the Executive Director of Greater Boston PFLAG (GBPFLAG).  Sunnie brought a great deal of expertise and grace to the organization and her accomplishments during her two years as […]

  • Greater Boston PFLAG Condemns Gov. Greg Abbot’s Criminalization Of Parents And Caregivers Of Trans And Nonbinary Youth

    March 1st, 2022, Boston, MA — Greater Boston PFLAG is appalled by the recent directive from Governor Greg Abbott (he/him) of Texas criminalizing parents whose children have received gender-affirming medical care and directing the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services to investigate them. To look at loving parents & caregivers listening to their children […]

  • Greater Boston PFLAG Welcomes New Board Member, Beth Donnell

    November 09, 2021, Boston, MA — Greater Boston PFLAG is pleased to announce the appointment of Beth Donnell (she/her) as the newest member of the Greater Boston PFLAG Board of Directors, bringing the total Board size to ten. We are excited to welcome her and look forward to the expertise and energy she brings in […]

  • Greater Boston PFLAG Announces Board of Directors Departures, Welcomes New Members

    October 8, 2021, Boston, MA — Greater Boston PFLAG (GBPFLAG) announces the election of new Board members and acknowledges departing members. We are grateful to Benjamin Meshoulam (he/him) and Nick Whalen (he/him) for their years of service. Benjamin Meshoulam, in addition to serving as Board Clerk, played a key role in supporting legislation advancing LGBTQ+ […]

  • Greater Boston PFLAG supports calls for meaningful change to the Boston Pride Organization

    Greater Boston PFLAG supports the call by former Boston Pride volunteers and community leaders for meaningful change to the Boston Pride Organization. Due to the history of racism and transphobia, and their refusal to listen to or engage with the community in creating a Pride which is open, safe, and accessible to everyone – especially […]

  • Statement Condemning Anti- Asian American and Pacific Islander Racism and Violence

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  • GBPFLAG’s Statement Regarding the Attack on the Capitol on January 6th

    January 7, 2021, Boston, MA —We at GBPFLAG are horrified and disgusted by the actions of the domestic terrorists at the Capitol on January 6th who invaded government buildings with the intent to prevent the ratification of the electoral college results and the election of Joe Biden as the next president of the United States of […]

  • Honoring Board Member Mark Mettler For His Years of Service to Greater Boston PFLAG

    September 30, 2020, Boston, MA — Greater Boston PFLAG said thank you and farewell to Mark Mettler, long-standing member and Treasurer of our Board of Directors at a recent meeting, having completed his latest term of service.   Over the course of six years, Mark has served as both Board Chair and then Treasurer. His leadership […]

  • Greater Boston PFLAG Announces Two New Board Members

    September 15, 2020, Boston, MA — Greater Boston PFLAG is pleased to announce the appointment of two new members of the Greater Boston PFLAG Board of Directors, bringing the total board size to nine.  Joining the Board of Directors are Maureo Fernandez y Mora (he/they) and Alyssa Rayman-Read (she/her). “We’re excited to add two new […]