David writes on a host of topics, from sexuality to global travel, and is well known for his popular and thought-provoking articles on HIV-related topics.Jack and David sat down with The Body.com's Mathew Rodriguez to discuss Volttage, Volttage Buzz, the stigma of dating as positive gay men, and how they hope to create a community for positive men to thrive and express their opinions.
He’s worked with a number of HIV/AIDS charities, and now he’s started a dating site for HIV-positive men, Volttage.(And the fact that Mackenroth liked to steal her Barbie dolls.) The muscled designer turned pinup turned activist was kind of a runty late bloomer. After a childhood in Seattle with a single mom and two siblings, Mackenroth entered the world of fashion via the famed Parsons School of Design.He began modeling, and through the 1990s he appeared in dozens of publications, including magazines.DIFFADallas, 1 Million people who support Ellen for JC Penney, POZ Army, Davide Laffe Imaging & Photography, Anthony De Vito, Sam Page, Brandon Liberati, Outclique, San Francisco Pride, ACLU Nationwide, Barclay Butera Interiors, Ptown Spin, Matt Martin, Dann Foley, No Pain No Gain, Cornelia Guest, Alexander Mc Queen, Greg Brutal Photography, Louie Spence - The Official Page, Allie Brosh Fans, r SEANd PHOTOGRAPHY, Nick Verreos, Out in Jersey Magazine, Get EQUAL, Michelle's Marathon Madness, Ongina, Lucky Cheng's Drag Queen Show Cabaret, Restaurant & Bar, WANDER AGUIAR :: PHOTOGRAPHY, Gemini 14 Color Bar Salon, DJ Scotty Rox, Nikki Mckibbin Fan Page, Tim Gunn, Mila Hermanovski, Sherry Vine Official Page, The Bully Suicide Project, Jesus Estrada, GLAMMY AWARDS, Brig Van Osten, GLAAD, Positive Alliance, Joan Rivers, Sergio Garcia Photography, Frontiers Magazine, Allies Linked for the Prevention of HIV and AIDS (a.l.p.h.a.), Repeal Don't Ask Don't Tell, NO H8 Campaign, Lips Drag Queen Show Palace, Restaurant & Bar, Ethan James, Lucy Bull Terrier di Paolo Gio Mara, Eddy Eduardo Acosta, Atlantis Cruisers, Papa Joe Aviance, Rib Hillis, Itay Hod, Reed Kelly, Topher Di Maggio, Equality America, Michael Anthony-Nalepa, Harlem Bespoke, Go Gay Atlanta, Tomer Massage, Men's Wellness Center, Global Network of People living with HIV (GNP ), The U. President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR), ITPC MENA, Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network, San Francisco AIDS Foundation, ARASA, AIDS United, amf AR The Foundation for AIDS Research, Victorian AIDS Council, POZ Magazine, Positive Women's Network - USA, NMAC, ILGA World, NAM - the HIV/AIDS information charity, Treatment Action Group (TAG), HIV Prevention Trials Network, Rainbow-Ethiopia Health and Human Rights Initiative, The Global Forum on MSM & HIV, Ohlala Mag, Ruben van Schalm, Lauren Scala, Avalon Salon, Emperor Vanity Society, LLC, DJ Rockstar Aaron, Heather Matarazzo, Devorah Rose, Derek Warburton, Diego Amaral, Housing Works Inc., Marsha Monster Mellow, Ethel Merman, Spice S., Diego Possadas, Stefan Pinto, Rodiney Santiago, Brad Rowe, Davey Wavey, Equality House, Adam Bouska, Here Weho, Joe Faris, issuu, Dr.Back in late April-ish, my Facebook wall was bombarded by several of my loved ones who posted a call for HIV-positive models to participate in a new project that Jack Mackenroth, the HIV positive gay man of Project Runway fame and with a boogina that makes me think of sin and putting on a bib. ummm, 1) I am not a model; 2) You are asking me to send half naked pictures, sober, not on a sex site, with the possibility that I could end up half naked on a website for the entire world to see; and 3) Do you EVEN know me?