Jonathan always loved performing in theater and television. Over time, he began taking the stage not to act, but to fight for LGBTQ equality and economic empowerment.
Profiles in Pride held an event during DreamWeek in San Antonio, Texas, where several LGBTQIA people told their powerful coming out stories in person in front of a live audience. See the recording here.
When Julian came out as gay in high school, his family didn’t understand. He turned to activism, where he’s found a passion for fighting for LGBTQ equality and lifting up those in the community who need support.
As the child of an NFL player, David grew up witnessing the perks and pitfalls of wealth. Here’s his story of learning about money, coming out as gay, and forging a path as a financial planner for the LGBTQ community.
Andy grew up competing as an elite gymnast with his eyes on the Olympics, but despite outward success, he struggled internally with his sexuality. Here’s how he eventually found the courage to live authentically and how it’s helped him excel in his career.
After coming out and feeling rejected by his family and church, Brad also struggled to feel a sense of belonging in the gay community due to his faith. Here’s how he reconciled these two parts of his identity and found a welcoming spiritual home and partner.