Catalog record based on preliminary inventory.
Collection acquired through the Colorado LGBT History Project sponsored by the GLBT Community Center of Colorado.
Contact Western History/Genealogy Dept., Denver Public Library, Denver, Colorado.
Theresa Lynn "Tea" Schook graduated from Brighton High School in 1973. She received her BA from Loretto Heights College (1981). Schook has been a prominent member of the Gay, Lesbian, Bi-sexual, and Transgender Community (GLBT). She was the first openly gay person to run for governor of Colorado (1990) and is a founding member of the Colorado Legal Initiatives Project (CLIP) and Equal Protection Ordinance Coalition (EPOC). In 2015, Tea Schook ran unsuccessfully for City Council in Denver's District 11. She is currently employed as an administrator at the Denver International Airport.
Forms part of: Colorado LGBT History Project.