Barbara Poma

CEO, onePULSE Foundation, Inc.

Barbara Poma, owner of Pulse Nightclub, the site of one of the worst mass shootings in American history, now serves as the CEO/Executive Director of onePulse Foundation, Inc, which has been established to oversee a community initiative to create a permanent memorial and museum to honor those who perished, the survivors, and all the affected. She has been named one of NBC Universal's 2018 ChangeMakers, received the 2018 Point Foundation Leadership award, recognized as Ally Ambassador of the year for the 2018 LGBT Allies Diversity Summit, and 2017 LGBT Champion of Equality at the Harvey Milk Diversity Awards.