Under the Mayor’s direction and in collaboration with an Advisory Committee, the Office of GLBT Affairs focuses on the following priorities that foster the advancement of the GLBT community in DC:
- Public safety
- LGBTQ youth
- Government operations and policies
- Community engagement
- Transgender residents's issues
By defining issues of concern to the GLBT community, GLBT continues to find innovative ways of utilizing government resources that address these issues. The office continues the process re-energizing the GLBT community’s engagement with District Government and the Executive Office of the Mayor.