The Board

David Glietz, President

BioBookDavid Glietz is currently a member of the Civil Service at the Department of State. He has held positions in the Bureau of Overseas Buildings Operations, the Executive Office for the Bureau of Near Eastern Affairs and the Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs, and the Executive Secretariat. David entered the Department of State through the Pathways Internship Program. Prior to being elected GLIFAA President, David had served as GLIFAA’s Secretary and Treasurer since 2015. In addition to serving on the GLIFAA Board, he also serves on the Board of Directors for the Highwood Theatre; a non-profit theatre based in Silver Spring, Maryland.

David holds a BS in Public Administration from George Mason University and has completed coursework at Beijing Language and Culture University in China. He is originally from Pennsylvania and currently resides in the District of Columbia.


Leslie Moeller, Vice President for State

Bio and Photo to Come


Daniel Bailey, Vice President for USAID, FCS, FAS, Peace Corps & MCC

head-shot-1Originally from Oregon, Daniel Bailey joined USAID in 2012 as an Agriculture Development Foreign Service Officer. While at his first post in Guatemala, he served as GLIFAA post rep and advocated to allow unmarried LGBTI LES staff and family take advantage of the Visa Referral program. While serving as USAID VP, he is working with the Office of Human Capital and Talent Management to provide training to staff on considerations for LGBTI families, equal access to the bidders matrix, and single stall privacy bathrooms. He and his husband live just outside of DC and are hoping to have children next year!


Susan Hardee, Secretary and Treasurer


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Jeffrey Warner, Director of Policy 

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Vacant,  Director of Communications & Outreach


Emily Ruppel, Social Director

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