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About the Founder and the Board of Directors

Norma Jean Almodovar, President and Chair of the Board, her complete biography can be found on her personal website:

Since 1984, Norma Jean has been the executive director of C.O.Y.O.T.E. LA and Southern California- a prostitute's rights organization. In 1995, she was an official NGO delegate to the UN Fourth World Women's Conference in Beijing, China. She cochaired and organized the March, 1997 International Conference on Prostitution (ICOP), with California State University, Northridge.

Cheryl Overs (London), Vice President and International Liaison Officer, is one of the founders of the Australian and the Victorian Prostitutes Collectives and the Australian federation of sex worker organizations, The Scarlet Alliance. She is currently the coordinator of the Network of Sex Work Projects, an advocacy and information sharing network. She is the author of several articles on sex work and coedited 'Making Sex Work Safe: A Practical Guide for Field workers, Programme Managers and Policy Makers' (September 1997). She was the international co-organizer of ICOP 1997.
Hester Nash (Los Angeles), Treasurer, Board of Directors, member of COYOTE Los Angeles, is a retired sex worker and now owner and operator of an adult web site.
McKenzie Zeiss (Los Angeles), Secretary, Board of Directors, is a feminist activist who became interested in prostitutes rights issues when friends of hers were arrested for prostitution. She joined ISWFACE first as a volunteer and then became a board member in 2001.

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