MCC Rev. Nancy Wilson honored by Equality Florida

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Rev. Elder Dr. Nancy L. Wilson, Metropolitan Community Churches’ Global Moderator, was presented with the 2016 Voice for Equality Award by Equality Florida at Sarasota’s Suncoast Celebration Nov. 20.

Those in attendance, which numbered more than a hundred people, at the beautiful Michael’s On East also heard from several members of Equality Florida including executive director Nadine Smith, Transgender Inclusion Director Gina Duncan, Tampa Bay Diversity Chamber president Ashley Brundage and Suncoast Steering Team Co-Chairs Jarred Wilson and Pauline Parrish.

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Equality Florida to honor MCC Rev. Nancy Wilson at Sarasota Suncoast Celebration

By : Krista Di Tucci
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Rev. Nancy Wilson

Rev. Elder Dr. Nancy L. Wilson

SARASOTA – Rev. Elder Dr. Nancy L. Wilson, Metropolitan Community Churches’ Global Moderator, will be presented with the 2016 Voice for Equality Award by Equality Florida at Sarasota’s Suncoast Celebration Nov. 20.

Rev. Wilson was pastor of Sarasota MCC before she was elected as Global Moderator in 2005. However, she has been an activist and a leader in the MCC since she was 22 years old. Rev. Wilson says she came out at a young age when the MCC was in its early stages and no one could envision LGBT victories such as marriage equality. She says her work began to transform into a global issue over time.

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