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Executive Board

Michael Haresign

Michael Haresign

President

Michael Haresign is a lifelong DC resident, living a few blocks from his childhood home in the Tenleytown/AU Park neighborhood. Michael is a career bartender specializing in “pub style” bartending and building a base of guests that live within a mile of the establishment. Michael has been an active

Howard Garrett Jr.

Howard Garrett Jr.

Secretary

Howard has dedicated his life to uplifting marginalized communities and ensuring that everyone has access to the resources they need to thrive. He is actively engaged in various roles, serving on the DC State Executive Committee as a Board Member, National Committeeman for DC Young Dems, Treasurer for Rotary of Dupont Circle, and Secretary for Capital Stonewall Democrats. Through these roles, Howard has worked tirelessly to create positive change and promote equality and justice for all.

Elizabeth Mitchell

Elizabeth Mitchell

Vice President For Legislative and Political Affairs

Elizabeth was born and raised in DC and has spent most of her life living in AU Park. She spent 13 years in NYC where she earned her law degree from Brooklyn Law School, fought for housing and basic rights for the city's indigent and elderly populations, lobbied for marriage equality and equal rights, and started a family.

Monika Nemeth

Monika Nemeth

Vice President for Administration

Monika is a longtime advocate for the LGBTQIA+ community having lived in DC for over 20 years. Monika has served the Capital Stonewall Democrats in many capacities over the years, including previously as President. Monica has been active in her community serving as an ANC representative, and founding member of the ANC Rainbow Caucus.

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