As Executive Vice President of Programs & External Affairs at the National LGBT Chamber of Commerce (NGLCC), Sabrina Kent (she/her) serves as a member of NGLCC’s Executive Leadership and supports the efforts of its Board of Directors in advocating for the economic empowerment of LGBT-owned businesses both within the U.S. and globally. Sabrina’s work focuses on oversight of the NGLCC Supplier Diversity Initiative and New York operations, management of corporate partnerships, strategic programs, and priorities across the organization, as well as development of the NGLCC Team. She is also a member of the NGLCC Global Team with a particular focus on the division’s ongoing work in India.
In January 2019, Sabrina was recognized by Business Equality Magazine as a Top 40 LGBT Leader Under 40 and was elected to the Board of Directors of Q Street, an association focused on supporting LGBT advocates and lobbyists in Washington, DC. In June 2020, Sabrina was named to the inaugural Crain’s New York Business list of Notable LGBTQ Leaders & Executives, and in September 2021, she was recognized by Professional Women’s Magazine as a Wonder Woman in Business.
Sabrina holds a BA in Philosophy and Sexuality, Women’s & Gender Studies from Rollins College in Winter Park, Florida. She was named the 2014 Sojourner Truth Awardee for Combined Academic and Activist work by the Rollins College Sexuality, Women’s & Gender Studies Executive Committee and served as Editor-in-Chief of The Independent magazine, a 2015 Columbia Press Association Gold Crown Award recipient. She held the role of NGLCC Meetings & Education Intern during the Summer of 2014 and was welcomed back to the NGLCC Team full-time in May 2015.