Our Candidates

We work to build long-term LGBTQ political power by helping elect LGBTQ leaders at every level of government.

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    Kelly Cassidy

    Illinois House of Representatives
    Illinois
    Kelly is the only openly LGBTQ woman in the Illinois state legislature
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    Michael Forti

    Circuit Court Cook County
    Chicago, Illinois
    Michael will continue to be a critical LGBTQ voice on the Cook County bench
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    Greg Harris

    Illinois House of Representatives
    Chicago, Illinois
    Greg is the first openly gay person in Illinois to serve on a Legislative Leadership position
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    Val Laymon

    McLean County Board
    Illinois
    Val will be the first out LGBTQ member of the McLean County Board
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    Levander Smith Jr.

    Circuit Court Judge of Cook County
    Illinois
    Levander will continue to be a voice for equality in Illinois
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    Mary Catherine Marubio

    Circuit Court of Cook County
    Chicago, Illinois
    Mary Cay will be a critical LGBTQ presence on the Cook County judiciary
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    Ken Mejia-Beal

    Illinois House of Representatives
    Illinois
    Ken will be an LGBTQ leader in the Illinois House of Representatives
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    Jill Rose Quinn

    Circuit Court of Cook County
    Chicago, Illinois
    Jill will be the first openly trans elected official in Illinois history!
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    Lamont Robinson

    Illinois House of Representatives
    Illinois
    Lamont is the only openly LGBTQ man and person of color serving in the Illinois General Assembly.
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    Maggie Trevor

    Illinois House of Representatives
    Illinois
    Maggie will be a critical LGBTQ voice in the Illinois House of Representatives