Lee Webb (He/Him)
Founder of DOP, Co-Chair of DOP, Chair of the Education and Outreach Committee, Events/Social Media Committee Member
Lee is a 2008 Delaware Hayes Alumni. Lee is a Delaware City Schools Employee. He and his husband founded Delaware Ohio Pride in 2019 after the success of Delaware's first-ever PRIDE Bar Hop, organized by both him and his husband, and the controversy surrounding the local Drag 101 class. When Lee is not busy advocating for the LGBTQ+ Community of Delaware, he enjoys primitive backpacking with his husband in parks across the country, reading, playing video games, and spending time with their 5 fur babies.
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Tia Jones (She/They)
Co-Chair of DOP, Chair of Events/Social Media Committee
Tia has been a part of DOP for a few years. She started on the Events Committee for DOP, and she is now the Chair of Events and a board member! She loves our community so much and can’t wait to keep expanding and creating more safe spaces for everyone.
Taylor Justus (They/Them)
Treasurer, Events/Social Media Committee Member
Taylor has lived in Delaware County their whole life. They're the Treasurer for the Board and the Events Committee. They're proud to be part of Delaware Ohio Pride and they want to help bring more visibility to our community. When they're not working with DOP you can find them making a spreadsheet or hanging out with their wife and dog!
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Alyson Lowe (She/Her)
Alyson moved to central Ohio from northern Colorado five years ago with her partner, Chris, to own and operate two Anytime Fitness locations (Delaware & Marysville). She is a former Social Worker turned Health Coach. Alyson began volunteering with Columbus Stonewall Pride in 2019 and then switched to volunteering in Delaware when Covid happened. Alyson is also the Secretary of the PFLAG Delaware chapter and the central Ohio coordinator for Parasol Patrol.
Alyson loves hiking, camping, backpacking, roller skating, fitness, reading, hanging out with pets & friends, and happy hour. She has a 28-year old son and two grandkids in Colorado that are her inspiration!
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Eric Castle (He/Him)
IT and Website Director
Eric joined the DOP Board in February 2023. As a part of the LGBTQ+ community, his passion to pursue equality and his technology skills were a great match for us! Sr. Project Manager by day, and our website manager by night, when he is not on a keyboard and mouse you can find him at the Anytime Fitness gym in Delaware! His cat Mittens (IG: @Ohmittens_Official) is his furbaby.
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Spencer Webb (He/They)
Founder of DOP, Events/Social Media Committee Member
Spencer has lived in Delaware for over 25 years. He is married to Lee Webb (Co-chair). Spencer has a background in marketing and social media. Spencer is a survivor of conversion therapy and uses his past experiences to help others in the LGBTQ+ Community. In his free time, he enjoys the arts, specifically photography, kayaking, being outdoors, video games, board games, and spending time with their Italian Greyhound.
Mandy Henning (She/Her)
Mandy is an OWU alum. She moved to Delaware in 2001, where she is currently a branch manager for the Delaware County District Library. She's been a proud Ally since high school and a member of the DOP board since 2019. In her spare time, she loves cooking, gardening, learning about history, and hanging out with her husband and dogs.
Christa Faye Harman (She/Her)
Christa is a glass artist who moved to Delaware with her family four years ago to start her business, Seventh Circle Glass. She has since traveled across the country to teach glass art at multiple camps and events.
Jamie Fox (She/Her)
Jamie and her wife live in Sunbury with their 3 kids who attend Big Walnut High School, Delaware Area Career Center and Bowling Green State University. After meeting folks who wanted to bring more acceptance to the area, Jamie joined Delaware Ohio Pride to help advocate, educate and expand Pride to the Sunbury community. Jamie loves to travel whenever possible and plays French Horn in the Columbus Pride Band and various ensembles around the Columbus area.
Kait Justus (She/They)
Board Member, Events/Social Committee Member
Kait is on the DOP Board and Events Committee (and she is also married to our treasurer!). She has lived in Delaware her entire adult life and really loves the community! She feels strongly about being a visible Queer voice in Delaware, and she is proud to be part of an organization that actively helps make the LGBTQ+ part of Delaware feel more seen and safe. Aside from DOP you can find her outside looking at rocks or in her hammock in the woods.