OUTMUSIC INC. is a registered 501c3 non-profit organization that serves as an umbrella to support the work LARA (LGBT Academy of Recording Arts). Our mission is to promote the advancement and appreciation of LGBTQ music culture & heritage as a recognized artform, create opportunities to support the development of young aspiring artists, increase visibility in honoring, documenting and archiving the contributions and achievements of marginalized LGBTQ artists into music & entertainment history.
It is important that the contributions and achievements of LGBT people are included in the history of the world. The more LGBT people are known for their contirbutions, the more impact we can make in changing hearts and minds.
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BOARD OF DIRECTORS & STAFF
Outmusic - the LGBT Academy of Recording Arts (LARA) is comprised of a combined governing Board of Directors and volunteer working staff. The staff represents the core team of LARA and Outmusic Inc. During the production of the Outmusic Awards more staff come on baord to volunteer and lend their talents and services to support the mission of LARA.
Chairwoman/CEO - Diedra Meredith
Treasurer/Secretary/COO - Luis Perez
Board Member/CFO - Miriam DeLaurencio
Board Member/Director of Communications - Melinda Paradis
Board Member/Director of Sponsorships - Hilario Hufana
For over 25 years Outmusic - the LGBT Academy of Recording Arts (LARA) has honored, promoted and celebrated LGBT music culture and heritage.
Take a look at some of the best music videos from some of the top feature artists who proudly stand in the light of their truth hosted on the new Outmusic Television Network (OMTVN) YouTube channel and showcased on the OMTVN.com platform.
COMING FALL 2016