Former Chicago Public Schools Superintendent Paul Vallas, Netsch, and openly gay state Rep. Larry McKeon at a Human Rights Campaign Chicago gala in 2001. McKeon died in 2008 after a stroke. He lived for many years with HIV. Photo by Tracy Baim.
Dawn Clark Netsch at the 1989 IMPACT gay political action committee gala with openly gay Dr. Ron Sable, who ran twice unsuccessfully for 44th Ward alderman. He died in 1993 of AIDS complications. Photo by Lisa Howe-Ebright