On Monday, July 27, the National Executive Board ratified a resolution that removes the national restriction on openly gay adult leaders and employees. The resolution was recommended for ratification by the Executive Committee earlier this month. Of those present and voting, 79 percent voted in favor of the resolution.
Watch the video below to hear the important message from Dr. Robert M. Gates on the adult leadership policy change and read his remarks here.
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