Amanda Simpsona year employee and a chief engineer and test pilot at Raytheon Missile Systems in Tucson, had transitioned from male to female over six years ago while at Raytheon. The Beginning. The Human Rights Campaign is the largest national lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender political organization with members throughout the country. When Simpson became aware of the group and wanted to join, the members changed the name to Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender Alliance. HRC Work Life issues. Although she was not the first Raytheon employee to transition, she quickly became the most visible.
Raytheon's GLBTA employee group includes not only gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender employees, but others who stand with them.
In-Language News. Another Milestone in the Journey: Rusk attended and was both interested and moved by the presentations. We have historically supported employees facing transitions so this policy change makes our intention and beliefs regarding inclusion more explicit and it ensures consistency across the company.