As 2015 winds to a close, Caitlyn Jenner can add “Newsmaker of the Year” to her list. The 66-year-old Olympic champion, who came out as transgender in an April interview with Diane Sawyer, nabbed that prestigious title on Out magazine’s Out List of 2015.

Meanwhile, “Portlandia” creator and star Carrie Brownstein  was honored as “Artist of the Year,” and British singer-songwriter Olly Alexander.

is the “Breakout of the Year.”

Jenner told the magazine that she’s “terribly excited about the future” after what’s turned out to be a banner year.

“I want to be excited about life always. For the longest time, I was not. I isolated myself from the world. I never felt like I fit in anywhere,” Jenner told the magazine. “Today that’s all changed.” Lilly Tomlin and Raven-Symone along with others made the list. Visit for more on this article.