About the GLO Center, LGBTQ+ Community Center of the Ozarks



The GLO Center seeks to serve the gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, queer, and “plus” (LGBTQ+) community of greater Springfield and the surrounding areas through advocacy and outreach, as well as programs and activities that encourage personal healing and growth. With the help of our allies, GLO strives to make a positive impact on the community at large.

The GLO Center is governed by its board of directors which is comprised of volunteer members. Membership is open and encouraged.


Contact Us! 

GLO Center
518 E. Commercial Street
Springfield, MO 65803
Mail: PO Box 225
Springfield, MO 65801
PHONE:  417-869-3978




The GLO Center Interim Board

Katya Ketchum: President
Aryne Say: Vice President
Carrie Colpitts: Secretary
Kit Neumann: Treasurer
Ally Henny: Parliamentarian
Azul Ponce: Board Member
Nigel Lee: Board Member
Kyler Sherman-Wilkins: Board Member
Arianna Beckham: Board Member