Toby Whitfield

Immediate Past Chair (Ex Officio)

Toby joined the Board of Directors in 2016 and has served as a Director, Treasurer and most recently as Chair. As Chair, Toby worked to bring new energy to the Capital Pride festival and improve Capital Pride’s impact and awareness in the community.  New programming, events and partnerships, an increased budget and better communications efforts lead to the 2018 festival being Capital Pride’s largest yet.

Professionally, Toby has over a decade of experience in managing and working in progressive  non-profit organizations. Most recently serving as Executive Director of a national organization focused on advocacy, government relations and member services.

Toby stepped down from his role of Chair following a successful 2018 Festival to return to school and pursue studies in law. He continues to support the organization in his role as Immediate Past Chair.