Micah McCarey, LGBT Center Director at Ohio University, will be speaking at 7:00 p.m., Thursday, October 7th, as part of Marietta College's LGBT History Month. McCarey talk will be held in The Gathering Place and is free and open to the public. Masks must be worn while inside on Marietta's campus. Micah arrived at Ohio University for undergraduate studies in interpersonal and organizational communication in Fall 2003. He remained in Athens to complete masters-level studies in human development before spending 10 years supporting co-curricular learning in Ohio's Division of Student Affairs and Department of Housing and Residence Life. McCrary is currently completing a Ph.D. rooted in positive psychology and decision-making while he serves as an Athens City Council member and works full time as Director of Ohio's Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender (LGBT) Center.