KimGrayScarf-01Kim L. Hunt
Executive Director

Kim L. Hunt is the executive director of Pride Action Tank where her responsibilities include developing strategies for success, creating and monitoring programs, serving as primary spokesperson, building relationships, and overseeing operations.  During her 30-year career Kim has focused on strengthening communities. She is the former executive director of Affinity Community Services, a 20 year old Chicago social justice organization that works with and for Black LGBTQIA communities and queer youth. Prior to Affinity she owned a community development and management consulting firm. She has taught mini-courses at the University of Chicago, is co-host of OUTSpoken! LGBTQ Storytelling, and serves on several boards and advisory councils.

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AFC-PA-21Jackie Thaney
Project Coordinator

Jackie has over 20 years’ experience working in the nonprofit community as an administrator and event planner.  She managed the vendor fair at the 2006 Gay Games in Chicago, and was the volunteer bus coordinator for the 2013 March on Springfield for Marriage Equality.

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