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Out FRONT Meet your 12 Atlanta Pride parade grand marshals

A GROUP OF ACTIVISTS, POLITICIANS, FAITH LEADERS, artists and organizations have the honor of leading this year’s Atlanta Pride parade as grand marshals.

Atlanta Pride Committee made the announcement on June 3 as a slew of Stonewall Month events began.

“Our organization is proud of our effort and commitment to select

grand marshals from the wide range of diverse activists and community members among us,” said Jamie Fergerson, executive director of the Atlanta Pride Committee. “It is important to us that our slate of grand marshals represent all the varied and beautiful segments of our queer community and our allies.” The parade is set for Oct. 13 during the 49th annual Atlanta Pride. Here’s more about each grand marshal, via Atlanta Pride Committee:

Dr. Annise Mabry

Rev. Dr. Beth LaRocca-Pitts

Chanel Haley

Emily Halden Brown

Feroza Syed

Rev. Kimberly Jackson

Royce Mann

Latino LinQ


Stacey Abrams

Stephanie Cho

Thrive SS

Read more about the grand marshals at


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Q Magazine Atlanta | June 13, 2019  

Q Magazine Atlanta | June 13, 2019