Founded in 1990, NLGJA is an organization of journalists, media professionals, educators and students working from within the news industry to foster fair and accurate coverage of LGBT issues. NLGJA opposes all forms of workplace bias and provides professional development to its members.
Headquartered in Washington, DC, NLGJA’s professional staff handles the day-to-day operations of the association.
At the national level, NLGJA is led by a board of directors that reflects the organization’s geographic and professional diversity.
Leroy F. Aarons: former Oakland Tribune executive editor and NLGJA founder.
NLGJA's most recent 990 tax forms are available here.