Class of 2019 Endorsed Candidate: Carolyn Casper
Carolyn has a life-long commitment to obtaining a level playing field for all women. Currently the president of Ohio National Organization for Women, her mother took Carolyn to her first Columbus NOW meeting in 1974 . A graduate of The Ohio State University, she helped organize Take Back the Night Marches, and helped seven other single mothers figure how to get funding for their degrees, was involved with a group called “Mama” which was a group of single mothers trying to get through school. In her current position as member of Upper Arlington City Council she discovered a female employee was underpaid and worked together to increase salaries to equal gender parity.