They Were There And They Remember

Jun 24, 2019

LGBTQ community leaders are celebrating the 20th anniversary of the passage of a Fairness Ordinance in Lexington.  On Sunday some of those who were on the front lines and behind the scenes participated in a panel discussion at the downtown Lexington Public Library.

From Left: Priscilla Fogle Johnson, Linda Gorton, Jeff Jones, Jennifer Mossotti, Ernesto Scorsone, moderator Jonathan Coleman
Credit Alan Lytle

Panelists were: Jeff Jones - 1999 co-chair of Lexington Fairness, 1999 chair of the Lexington Human Rights Commission Priscilla Fogle-Johnson, Lexington Mayor Linda Gorton, who at the time was a freshman member of the Urban County Council, Councilmember Jennifer Mossotti, and former State Senator and current Fayette Circuit Judge Ernesto Scorsone.