Ms. Carolyn Roney
Carolyn is recently retired from Legend Senior Living where she worked as the Assistant Director at Rosewood Assisted Living and Memory Care. This work was her “what do you want to do when you grow up” adventure. Prior to this she worked at several companies in Human Resources and left that field as the VP, Human Resources at Staff One. She is an Extra Mile Award winner and was recognized for her volunteer work on the Board of Oak Lawn Community Services and Chair of Lifewalk for two years. She also served on the Black Tie Dinner (BTD) Board as Chair of Board Governance and Secretary and BTD Advisory Board.
Mr. John Treviño
John Trevino is very involved in a variety of different civil rights organizations, including LGBT-focused groups. His desire to join the Coalition’s board is based primarily on the need to raise the visibility of the concerns and issues related to aging members of the LGBT community. It is important that we as a community continue to build bridges between communities, as well as age groups within the LGBT family. Two important components for success are increased visibility and advocacy.
John is an attorney (data privacy and cybersecurity current focus) with extensive experience in litigation as well as transactional work. He is also a Certified Information Privacy Professional/Manager.
John's community organization memberships include LULAC 4871 The Rainbow Council and the LGBT Law section of the State Bar of Texas.
Mr. Jason Baldwin
Jason Baldwin currently is a VP, Wells Fargo as a Business Support Consultant. He is a native of Houston, Texas and he and his partner Joey moved to the DFW area in December of 2013.
Some of his hobbies outside of work include but are not limited to sports, community involvement, traveling & playing with his two fur babies (Maci Lou & JJ). Jason currently hold his Associates Degree from Tarrant County College and is pursuing his bachelors at Tarelton State University.
Jason has been actively involved in our community including, being appointed by Forth Worth City Council to both the Crime Control and Prevention District (2017 - 2018), Civil Service Commission (2018 - present), Big Brothers, & Big Sisters (2020 - Present) & now a board member of the Coalition (2021 - Present). He has also lead a number of efforts internally at Wells Fargo with both the PRIDE and My Volunteer employee resources groups.
Mx. Jaime Esposito
Jaime Esposito is a percussion performer and educator in the DFW area. In 2018, they co-founded Spectrum Ensemble, which highlights talented musicians in the LGBTQA+ community. The ensemble commissions new music by Queer composers which showcases the talents of the underrepresented artists of the LGBTQA+ community, and performs these works around the country. Jaime frequently plays with Las Colinas Symphony Orchestra, Texarkana Symphony, Allen Symphony, and Abilene Philharmonic. They have also had the opportunity to travel around the word and perform with groups such as the International Lyric Academy, Britten-Pears Festival Orchestra, World Percussion Group, and Heartland Marimba. Jaime maintains a private lesson studio of 50+ students in the Hurst Euless Bedford (HEB) school district.
Jaime is passionate about the queer community and beyond excited for the opportunity to serve as a Board Member for the Coalition for Aging LGBT.
To find out more about Jaime and what they do check out the links below!
Ms. Hope Rivera
Hope Rivera has 20 years of extensive experience with a portfolio of Consulting and Accounting positions, which consists of extensive audit and accountant experience, including non-profit. Her current positon at Amerigroup (Anthem Inc. subsidiary) consists of developing, implementing and managing compliance audit projects for the Medicaid Texas Health Plan. Hope has extensive regulatory experience auditing Home Health, Adult Activity Centers and Assisted Living Facilities
She brings passion and experience in all her endeavors. She is fully committed to raising awareness and making changes within the LGBTQ community. She and her partner are active in the LGBTQ community and a she is a proud mother to a teenage son who is a bright light in her life.