MI5 TOP 10 OUTSTANDING CONTRIBUTIONS TO LGBT+ LIFE

IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER

THIS CATEGORY CELEBRATES INFLUENCERS, ACTIVISTS, CAMPAIGNERS OR TRAILBLAZERS IN THE LGBT+ COMMUNITY, WHO HAVE MADE AN IMPACT EITHER ON A GRASS ROOTS LEVEL AS PART OF A LARGER ORGANISATION, FROM YOUTUBERS, TO SOCIAL MEDIA INFLUENCERS, ARTISTS, FOUNDER OF LGBT+ FOCUSED INITIATIVES, WRITERS, BLOGGERS, CHARITY WORKERS OR CAMPAIGNERS.
THIS CATEGORY WILL BE JUDGED ON MERIT.

SUSIE GREEN

CEO, Mermaids

RUTH HUNT

Chief Executive, Stonewall

PARIS LEES

Trans and Human Rights Campaigner, Feminist and Writer

JOHN O’DOHERTY

Director, Rainbow Project

LEWIS OAKLEY

Bisexual Campaigner

PHYLL OPOKU-GYIMAH

Co-founder and Executive Director, UK Black Pride

LINDA RILEY

Head, Labour's LGBTQ Advisory Board; Publisher, DIVA magazine; Outnews Global; Co-founder: Diversity Award, Australian LGBTI Awards and GLAAD Board Member

ETHAN SPIBEY

Founder, Freedom to Donate

STEVE TAYLOR

LGBTI activist, blogger and Pride organiser

Alice Wallace

Director, Opening Doors London