Steve Harrington began his association with NAGLY in 2009 when he joined the Board of Directors as an At-Large member. Soon after, he became chairperson of the Auction Committee and maintained that position through September 2013, along the way adding the position of Vice President of the Board of Directors. In July 2014, Steve began his stint as Executive Director, replacing long-time ED Coco Alinsug, a position he is honored to hold.
A long-time participant in the LGBTQ+ community, Steve has been involved with such organizations as the Boston Gay Men's Chorus, Denver Gay Men's Chorus, SoccerRockies, Gay Games I through IX, Boston Gay Basketball League, The Guide Magazine (Denver; columnist), Boston Living Center, and AIDS Action, among others. He also spent 10 years working for JSI Fundraising Systems, designing, training, and testing fundraising software for non-profits across the country. He is committed to creating a world where equality and respect for LGBTQ+ youth is universal. Steve and his husband, Jeff, live in Lynn with their basset hound, Gracie, and celebrated more than 30 years together in November.