The New Jersey chapter of the National Organization for Women, a state-wide women's rights activist organization consisting of thousands of women and men members, activists, and allies has announced the biannual election of its officers.

On December 15, 2018, the organization held a continuation of its state conference to elect officers for 2019-2020. The newly elected officers consist of the following:

President- Anjali Mehrotra
Administrative Vice President – Jill LaZare
Action Vice President – Margaret Illis
Legislative Vice President – Deb Huber
Membership Vice President – Rick Gray
Technology Vice President – Karen Lontka
Secretary – Elena Gonzalez
Treasurer – Marvann Covington

“It is a privilege to be elected President of NOW New Jersey,” said Ms. Mehrotra. “I look forward to working with the board and our membership to strengthen NOW’s presence in the state. We will use the renewed energy we see in grassroots organizations to make NOW-NJ a force for women, lifting their voices and providing a platform to have their concerns addressed.”

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About NOW-NJ The purpose of NOW-NJ is to take action through intersectional grassroots activism to promote feminist ideals, lead societal change, eliminate discrimination, and achieve and protect the equal rights of all women and girls in all aspects of social, political, and economic life

Media Contact- Anjali Mehrotra 908-379-3642

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