Stein Club elects new president

Washington Blade

(Washington Blade) Members of the Gertrude Stein Democratic Club, the city’s largest local LGBT political organization, elected Ward 1 Advisory Neighborhood Commissioner Kent Boese as its new president Monday night at the club’s annual election meeting held at the D.C. Center for the LGBT Community. 

In a break from the club’s usual practice of choosing its leaders by consensus in uncontested elections, Boese beat incumbent president Monika Nemeth, a fellow ANC member from Ward 3 and transgender rights advocate, by a vote of 12 to 9. Click here for the rest of the article.