Rosemary Dempsey is an American feminist activist. She is currently running against incumbent Kim Gandy for the presidency of the National Organization for Women where she held a vice presidential position from 1990-1997.
Dempsey has a degree in Sociology from the College of New Rochelle in New York and a Juris Doctor from Rutgers School of Law. She was a founding partner of the feminist-oriented law firm McGahen, Dempsey and Cagey. She is openly lesbian.
- ↑ Rosemary Dempsey former Vice President for Action 1990-1997, National Organization for Women, <http://www.now.org/officers/rd.html>. Retrieved on 8 November 2007
- ↑ Melzer, Eartha (June 24, 2005), “Lesbian activist seeks presidency of NOW”, Washington Blade, <http://www.washblade.com/2005/6-24/news/national/lesbian.cfm>. Retrieved on 2007-11-08