The Gertrude Stein Democratic Club, the long-running LGBT political organization in the District, has announced its 2010 election results. The majority of the former leadership won reelection, including Jeffrey Richardson, who was elected as president of the organization for a second term.
”This is an exciting time for the club as we move closer toward realizing marriage equality here in the District,” Richardson said.
Sheila Alexander-Reid was reelected as vice president of administration and Tim Mahoney was reelected as vice president of political affairs.
Winning her first term as secretary was Lateefah Williams, who replaces Jeff Hops. Williams is also the national committeewoman for the DC Young Democrats.
Robert Byrer, who had served as interim treasurer since June, was elected to a full term.
These are challenging times for news organizations. And yet it’s crucial we stay active and provide vital resources and information to both our local readers and the world. So won’t you please take a moment and consider supporting Metro Weekly with a membership? For as little as $5 a month, you can help ensure Metro Weekly magazine and MetroWeekly.com remain free, viable resources as we provide the best, most diverse, culturally-resonant LGBTQ coverage in both the D.C. region and around the world. Memberships come with exclusive perks and discounts, your own personal digital delivery of each week’s magazine (and an archive), access to our Member's Lounge when it launches this fall, and exclusive members-only items like Metro Weekly Membership Mugs and Tote Bags! Check out all our membership levels here and please join us today!