The National Organization for Women (NOW) is the largest organization of feminist activists in the United States. NOW has 500,000 contributing members and 550 chapters in all 50 states and the District of Columbia. Since its founding in 1966, NOW’s goal has been to take action to bring about equality for all women. NOW works to eliminate discrimination and harassment in the workplace, schools, the justice system, and all other sectors of society; secure abortion, birth control, and reproductive rights for all women; and end all forms of violence against women; eradicate racism, sexism, and homophobia; and promote equality and justice in our society.
Oregon NOW Leadership
Oregon NOW is the state chapter of the National Organization for Women (NOW).
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Christine Chin Ryan, President (term ends in 2020)
Marisha Childs, Vice President (term ends in 2019)
Rebecca Callison, Treasurer (term ends in 2020)
Vacant, Secretary (term ends in 2019)
At-Large Board Members
Nancy Campbell Mead (term ends in 2019)
Mary Schutten (term ends in 2020)
Kristin Teigen (term ends in 2019)
T Krone (term ends in 2020)
Elleanor Chin (term ends in 2019)
Position 6 Vacant (term ends in 2020)
Oregon NOW Staff
Corinne Fletcher, Executive Director
Corinne joins Oregon NOW with a background in community organizing, environmental ethics, restorative justice, and farming. Corinne wants people most impacted by decisions to be at the center of the decision-making process, and she is committed to addressing power inequities by centering the needs and visions of people who have been marginalized. Read more about Corinne here.