National NOW President Terry O’Neill: A bit about this particular activist
Terry O’Neill, a feminist attorney, professor and activist for social justice, was elected president of NOW in June 2009 and took office in July. She is also president of the NOW Foundation and chair of the NOW Political Action Committees, and serves as the principal
spokesperson for all three entities. As President, Terry oversees the varied agenda and actions of NOW and speaks to enthusiastic crowds all over the country.
A former law professor, Terry taught at Tulane in New Orleans and at the University of California at Davis, where her courses included feminist legal theory and international women’s rights law, in addition to corporate law and legal ethics.
You will have an opportunity to meet and hear Terry at a Washington NOW/PAC fundraiser when she comes to Seattle to speak at the Social Security Works conference.