The Houston GLBT Political Caucus (HGLBTPC) monthly meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, February 7, 2007. The speaker for the evening is Paul E. Scott, Executive Directory for Equality Texas. The meeting is scheduled for 7:00 pm at the Houston GLBT Community Center located at 3400 Montrose, Suite 207.
Paul E. Scott joined Equality Texas as executive director in March 2006. He previously served as executive director of the Resource Center of Dallas, the third largest LGBT Community Center in the country. Scott graduated with a Bachelor of Arts from Emory University and a Doctorate of Jurisprudence from the University of Georgia. After practicing civil litigation for nine years, he changed careers and focused on HIV nonprofit work in Chattanooga, Tennessee, where he became executive director of Chattanooga CARES HIV Care Center. His passion for LGBT advocacy arose from discriminatory employment and judicial practices in Tennessee.