The LGBTQ communities in Central Florida and Tampa Bay are resilient and resourceful. So many members of our community, along with our allies, proved that to be true in 2018.
They’re also remarkable. That’s why Watermark solicited readers for your suggestions of the year’s most impactful individuals in each area. From there, the editorial staff chose 18 unsung heroes and difference makers – nine from Central Florida and nine from Tampa Bay – to name them our Most Remarkable People of 2018.
Each profile on the list was written by those who know the individual personally or professionally. We thank them for their words and we thank our 2018 Remarkables for their drive and dedication to the LGBTQ community.
Below are our 18 Most Remarkable People of 2018: