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Irene C. Frary


Irene Frary has been involved with the women's reproductive rights movement for many years. She was one of the founders of Council 2000, a development project for NARAL Pro-Choice America and served as a board member of NARAL Pro-Choice New York and the National Institute for Reproductive Health. Ms. Frary and her husband, Richard Frary, sponsored a project for the JHU Center for Reproductive Health, Ethics and Rights that resulted in the brief, Abortion and Mental Health: Reviewing the Evidence.

Irene Frary has a BA in Visual Arts from Goucher College and an MBA in Marketing from Columbia University Graduate School of Business. She worked in strategic marketing and account management at Ogilvy & Mather, New York.

Ms. Frary served three terms as a trustee for the Ethical Culture-Fieldston School in New York. She is currently a member of the Chairman's Council of the New York Historical Society.