Lynn FariaChief Officer for External Affairs
Lynn Faria is the Chief Officer for External Affairs at Services & Advocacy for Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual & Transgender Elders (SAGE). In this new role, Lynn leads SAGE’s Development and Policy teams. Prior to joining SAGE, Lynn spent more than seven years in senior leadership roles at the Empire State Pride Agenda (New York’s statewide LGBT advocacy organization), serving as Development Director, Deputy Executive Director, and Interim Executive Director. In these roles, Lynn led the Pride Agenda’s highly successful fundraising, policy and programmatic efforts, driving major policy breakthroughs and overseeing the organization’s corporate diversity outreach and education program.