Founding President, Women’s Campaign International
Marjorie Margolies is the founding President of Women’s Campaign International (WCI), a group that provides advocacy training for women throughout the world. WCI’s international work has yielded phenomenal successes, including doubling the number of women in parliaments and inspiring the creation of various women’s caucuses on local levels. A graduate of the University of Pennsylvania and a CBS News Foundation Fellow at Columbia University, Marjorie was a journalist with NBC. Marjorie’s reporting has won numerous awards including five Emmys. In 1992, Marjorie was the first woman elected to Congress from Pennsylvania in her own right. Marjorie is currently at the Fels Institute of Government at the University of Pennsylvania.