Board of Directors

  • Colette De Troy, Co-Chair
  • Susan Smalley, PhD, Co-Chair
  • Maha Abu-Dayyeh, Vice Chair
  • Genoveva Tisheva, Vice Chair
  • Elizabeth Evatt, Treasurer
  • Helen Zia, Secretary
  • Susana Chiarotti
  • Tracy Lovatt
  • Charlotte Örnemark
  • Heisoo Shin
  • Gloria Steinem
  • Sidiga Abdelrahim Washi
  • Yasmeen Hassan, ex-officio

UK Trustees

  • Colette De Troy
  • Susan Smalley, PhD
  • Maha Abu-Dayyeh
  • Genoveva Tisheva
  • Elizabeth Evatt
  • Helen Zia
  • Meaza Ashenafi
  • Susana Chiarotti
  • Tracy Lovatt
  • Charlotte  Örnemark
  • Heisoo Shin
  • Gloria Steinem
  • Sidiga Abdelrahim Washi

Advisory Board

  • Deborah Taylor Ashford
  • Elizabeth Odio Benito
  • Helen Bernstein
  • Sarah Brokaw
  • Winnie Byanyima
  • Edwidge Danticat
  • Amanda Fox
  • Lela Goren
  • Nabila Hamza
  • Elisa Jagerson
  • Chandra Jessee
  • Sarah Jones
  • Christine Lahti
  • Ann MacDougall
  • Nozizwe Madlala-Routledge
  • Robin Morgan
  • Alanis Morissette
  • Irene Kubota Neves
  • Lynn Nottage
  • Sapana Pradhan-Malla
  • Paula Reiser
  • Ellen Rosenthal
  • Jessica Rothenberg-Aalami
  • Joan Ruddock
  • Bonnie Schaefer
  • Marla Schaefer
  • Diala Shamas
  • Lily Sobhani
  • Elisa Steele
  • Erin Stein
  • Lisa Stone
  • Meryl Streep
  • Rose Styron
  • Joss Whedon
  • Timothy Wilkins
  • Liz Young

Adolescent Girls’ Legal Defense Fund Advisory Board

  • Judith Bruce, Chair
  • Lisa Alter
  • Laura Barnett
  • Dale Buscher
  • Elizabeth Evatt
  • Jane Fonda
  • Marianne Gimon
  • Ann Graham
  • Steve Hammond
  • Judge Claire L’Heureux Dubé

Honorary President,
Equality Now

Jessica Neuwirth