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Board of Directors

The members of the Catholics for Choice Board of Directors represent leaders from politics, medicine, business and beyond.

Victor Reyes, Chair

Legislative Director, Office of Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham

Sheila Briggs, MA

Associate Professor of Religion and Gender Studies, University of Southern California

Dawne Deppe

An independent consultant specializing in US government foreign aid projects. Her expertise includes delivery of humanitarian aid in emergencies and natural disasters – particularly accountability to affected populations; as well as long-term international development programs focused on gender analysis and mainstreaming, youth development, and program accountability

Janet Gallagher, JD

Former administrative law judge, New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene; former director of ACLU Reproductive Freedom Project and Hampshire College Civil Liberties and Public Policy Program

Meghan Holden

Communications Director of American Civil Liberties Union of Connecticut

Uta Landy, PhD

National Director of the Fellowship in Family Planning and Ryan Residency Training Program, based out of the Bixby Center for Global Reproductive Health, UCSF

Linda Pinto

Co-leader CORPUS

Gloria Romero Roses

Principal, Nexus Living LLC

Kathy Ryg

Former Illinois State Representative, Chair of Disabilities Services Committee and retired President of Voices for Illinois Children

Jennifer Villavicencio, MD, MPP

Clinical Lecturer of OB-GYN at the University of Michigan, Darney-Landy Fellow with American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists

Rosemary Radford Ruether, PhD, board member emerita

Visiting professor of feminist theology, Claremont Graduate School; Carpenter emerita professor of feminist theology, Pacific School of Religion; Georgia Harkness emerita professor of applied theology, Garrett Evangelical Theological Seminary

Affiliations listed for identification purposes only.