(? - living) U.S.A.
Alice McKeage is one of two people (the other was Rob Matras, a gay co-worker at Ford Motor Company) who about 15 years ago risked their very jobs and reputations and outed themselves to their employer, insisting that their status as LGBT people was as worthy of Ford's recognition as other specialised employee groups.
These two people started it all with the automotive companies, and established the first employee resource group worldwide for LGBT people, Ford GLOBE.
She appeared on many national television shows in the forthcoming months, and was interviewed by many national and international media, as well as appearing on the cover of national magazines.