Lori Adelman

Vice President, Influence and Engagement

As an advocate and media maker with 10+ years of experience promoting reproductive, racial and gender justice globally, Lori most recently served as the Director of Youth Engagement at Women Deliver, a global advocacy organization, and ran the website Feministing.com. She has also previously worked at Planned Parenthood Federation of America as Director of Global Communications and at the United Nations Foundation, the International Women’s Health Coalition, and Human Rights Watch. She has written for a host of print and digital properties including Rookie Magazine, Elle.com and the New York Times. She regularly appears on radio and television, and has spoken at college campuses across the U.S. about topics like feminist journalism, the politics of Black hair, transnational movement building, and the undercover feminism of Nicki Minaj. A graduate of Harvard University, she has been named to The Root 100 list of the nation’s most influential African Americans and to both Forbes and Brooklyn Magazine’s list of the “30 Under 30”. Follow her on Twitter