Tag Archive | Ruth Hunt

Stonewall UK: LGBT+ Leader Ruth Hunt Becomes Life Peer In House of Lords

Stonewall UK: LGBT+ Leader Ruth Hunt Becomes Life Peer In House of Lords

Ruth Hunt, who was chief executive of Stonewall UK until August this year, forging strong links with the Rainbow Project NI, has been made a cross-bench (independent) life peer in Theresa May’s parting honours list. 39-year-old Hunt, who has worked in senior positions in the organisation since 2011, had been appointed chief executive in 2014, […]

Head of Britain’s leading LGBT+ lobby group quits as trans debate rages

Head of Britain’s leading LGBT+ lobby group quits as trans debate rages

The head of Britain’s leading LGBT+ rights group, Stonewall, said on Thursday that she was stepping down after a tenure marked by debates that have “not always been a comfortable conversation” as transgender rights took greater prominence. Ruth Hunt has been with gay and transgender lobby group, Stonewall, for 14 years, and chief executive since […]

GLEN Diversity Champions: International Women’s Day Luncheon

GLEN Diversity Champions: International Women’s Day Luncheon

Is it all over? With marriage equality and gender recognition secured, what next for lesbian, bisexual and transgender women in the workplace?  Join Stonewall‘s CEO, Ruth Hunt, LBT and ally role models at the GLEN Diversity Champion‘s International Women’s Day Luncheon on March 8th. The esteemed leaders will share how they are charting a course for lesbian, bisexual and transgender […]