Jessica Neuwirth is founder of Donor Direct Action, an international group which partners with front line women's organizations around the world. She is also president of the ERA Coalition, an organization working to support passage and ratification of the Equal Rights Amendment. She is the author of Equal Means Equal: Why the Time for an Equal Rights Amendment is Now, which explores historical and contemporary women’s rights cases related to topics including pay equity, pregnancy discrimination, and violence against women. Ms. Neuwirth holds a J.D. from Harvard Law School and a B.A. in history from Yale University.