Sarah Toce & Stephanie Brusig

Seattle
Washington

Sarah Toce & Stephanie Brusig were one of the first couples to get a marriage license when it became legal in Seattle at midnight December 6, 2012. They waited the mandatory 3 days and married legally in Washington State on December 9, 2012. Sarah is the founder and editor-in-chief of Seattle’s only lesbian-fronted magazine – The Seattle Lesbian. The online magazine is regularly featured in mainstream and lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) media platforms for its inclusiveness and dedication to bridge the divide between all communities regardless of sexuality, gender, stereotyping, and abridged discrimination. Stephanie Brusig is originally from the Bay Area and has lived in Seattle for more than 20 years. She is an avid sports and events photographer with a passion for animal rights. She is also a founding member of Social Outreach Seattle (SOSea) - a social justice non-profit. In her spare time, she enjoys engineering new contraptions and planning her next adventure.