Bryan Hlavinka oral history interview and transcript
This recording and transcript form part of a collection of oral history interviews conducted by Center for the Study of Women, Gender, and Sexuality at Rice University. This collection includes video recordings and transcripts of interviews with Houstonians who have made contributions to the LGBT community.
Bryan Hlavinka grew up in Brazoria, TX. He has lived in Houston for more than 20 years working as a consultant in the oil industry. He is a LGBT activist and volunteer, well known for his work on KPFT 90.1 FM "Queer Voices," a radio station dedicated to LGBT issues in Houston. He is active supporting the Montrose Center and advocating for AIDS/HIV education and treatment and in Houston politics. He has received awards for "Favorite Radio Personality" in 2010 and 2011. He was Male Grand Marshal for the 2011 Pride Parade.