Power List 2013: JEREMY BERNARD
By Out.com Editors
White House Social Secretary, 51
Bernard caught our eye when he became the first openly gay man to serve as White House social secretary. Though he’s kept a polite distance from the media, his performance has not passed unnoticed. Continued for a second term, the nation’s best-placed party planner often connects potential supporters with the president via fashionable -- albeit strategic -- events.