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Mayor's Office of Engagement for Women

Philadelphia Commission for Women

Our mission

The Philadelphia Commission for Women works to improve the lives of Philadelphia’s women, girls, and individuals who identify as female. In addition to advising City government on matters of public policy, the commission hosts public forums on issues that impact women. Topics have included:

  • Wage equity.
  • Education.
  • Violence against women.
  • Sexual harassment.
  • Entrepreneurship.
  • Economic development.

Ten members of the commission are chosen by the Mayor, while the rest are selected by members of City Council.


City Hall
Room 115
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Work Phone:


Jovida Hill, Executive Director

Lauren Atwell

Karen Bojar, PhD

Kashmere Brooks-McCoy

Representative Morgan Cephas

Dawn Chavous

Kadidja Cisse

Erinn Corbett-Wright

Susan Crosby, Esq.

Vanessa L. Fields

Marleny Franco, MD

Aleida Garcia

Laurel Grbach

Felicia Harris

Lisa Holgash

Farzana Rashid Hossain, MD

Lois (Soon Chun) Kang

Doreen Loury, PhD

Noelle Marconi

Danielle McDermond

Keiwana McKinney

Aasta Mehta, MD

Valentina Rosario

Julia Katz Terry

Nina Tinari

Tiphanie White

Tonie Willis