Pride Honors 2018




 Sponsorship opportunities:
$1,000 (8 tickets) | $500 (6 tickets) | $250 (4 tickets) | $100 (2 tickets)
Individual tickets: $40 per person
Please make checks payable to: San Joaquin Pride Center,
115 N. Sutter St. Second Floor, Stockton, CA 95202
Call 209.466.7572 or email for more information

This year's Pride Honors Honorees will be announced live at Stockton Pride 2017. If you think someone from San Joaquin County deserves recognition for a lifetime of work supporting our local LGBT+ community or someone's community service or education went above and beyond in 2016, then nominate them for the Pride Honors Award. 

Our 2018 Pride Honor Recipients 

Legacy Award
Pending Announcement 

Education Champion
Pending Announcement 

Community Award

Dr. Elyas Parsa for his advocating for local transgender services and for the creation and cultivation of the San Joaquin County Gender Health Clinic. Through Dr. Parsa's leadership, new doctors who serve our community are learning how to provide culturally competent health care services and ensuring that those served through our County's health system get the same level of health care respect and and support that any and all individuals deserve.

Special Recognition Award: Kacie Anderson for her years of service to the San Joaquin Pride Center and our local LGBT+ community. From the inaugural Pride Festival to our inaugural Red Carpet Gala, Kacie has played a major role in the logistics of our Pride Center's signature events and in bringing community together to advance LGBT+ rights in San Joaquin County.



Legacy (Lifetime) Award-Given to an individual, couple or organization for LGBT advocacy that has spanned generations and is a model of leadership for future generations to come.

The following awards are given for advocacy during the year following the previous Pride Honors.

Community Award- Given to an individual, couple or organization who uses their power of influence to earn support or the LGBT community.

Education Advocate- Given to an individual, couple or organization who through advocacy, legislation work or policy work have changed school climates in a way that makes it safer for our local LGBT youth. 


2017 Honorees

Legacy- Miss Monique 

Community Award- Pacific Urgent Care 

Education Advocate- Hon. Lange Luntao

Special Recognition- Mandy Oliver-Lopez 


2016 Honorees

Legacy- Renee Hall & Susan Eggman

Community Award- Health Plan of San Joaquin

Education Advocate- Julie Penn, Jennifer Robles, Stockton Unified School District/ Van Ha To-Cowell, Lincoln Unified Board of Trustee

2015 Honorees

Legacy- Dr. Robert Visick 

Community Award- California Rural Legal Assistance 

Education Advocate- Tina Lantern Skokan, Lincoln High GSA Advisor, Annette Feldman, West Tracy High GSA Advisor

2014 Honorees

Legacy: Donna Brown & Colleen Foster

Community Award- Imperial San Joaquin Delta Empire 

Education Advocate- Lani Schiff-Ross, First 5 of San Joaquin,  Jennifer Torres Siders UOP’s Beyond Our Gates 

Special Recognition- Ashton Lee

2013 Honorees

Legacy- Byron Roberts

Community Award- First Unitarian Universalist Church Stockton 

Education Advocate- Steve Jacobson 

2012 Honorees

Legacy- Sally Miller

Community Award-Inaugural Pride Festival Committee 



November 11, 2018 at 11am - 1pm
San Joaquin Pride Center
Nicholas Hatten · · (209) 466-7572

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