Ricky Carter, Major Gifts Officer

A photo of Ricky CarterRicky Carter is currently the Major Gifts Officer for GLAAD. Originally from Ft. Lauderdale, FL, he graduated from the University of Florida (Go Gators!) where he was inducted into their Hall of Fame for his dedication to enhancing student life for LGBTQ students. He moved to sunny Los Angeles in 2012 to work for GLAAD, and his hobbies include long distance cycling, competitive dodgeball, and watching queer films. He participates in the AIDS LifeCycle every year, serves as the co-captain of his cycling and dodgeball teams, the Hot Wheels and The Femme & Jerrys, respectively, and recently joined the Board of Directors of PosPeds, an organization working to end the stigma of HIV & AIDS through the act of cycling.