About Us!

The Gay and Lesbian Community Center of the Ozarks supports the well-being of gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) persons in the greater Springfield, Missouri region by organizing and sponsoring community activities and by increasing public understanding and appreciation of LGBT citizens.

Who We Are
GLO is a non-profit community organization. Administered by the LGBT community in the Southwest Missouri/Springfield Area. Donations and dues from members supports GLO. The GLO Center seeks to provide useful resources to the LGBT community in Southwest Missouri.  It is a place to be yourself, a place to meet others in the community, and a place to find information about the community at large.  In essence, the GLO Center is YOUR place for all things concerning the LGBT Community in the Greater Springfield/Southwest Missouri Area.

The GLO Center is governed by its board of directors which is comprised of members. It is entirely volunteer and membership is open and encouraged.

The GLO Center is a not-for-profit community organization and enjoys Federal 501C3 tax exempt status. All donations are tax-deductible.

GLO Board:
Marsha Hatfield – Treasurer

Krista Moncado – President

Keith Alvarez – Secretary

Kathy Munzinger – Parliamentarian

Emily Boone

Charles Abernathy- Media Spokesperson and Community Liaison 

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Marty Moore- Secretary

Bobby Wiseman

Kellie Rohrbaugh

Greg Johnson

J. Martin

Matt Masters

Leon Fisher



518 E Commercial St
Springfield, MO  65801

(417) 869-3978