independent political consultant; former director, Catholics for Choice
Jon O’Brien is an independent political consultant based in Washington DC. He is former president of Catholics for Choice (CFC), the leading international prochoice organisation that gives voice to those who support sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR) as a core value and moral imperative. He is a leader in developing global strategies to advance reproductive freedom, make the moral case for choice, and counter conservative religious opposition to reproductive health access. Jon has worked on five continents with partners – including policy leaders, prochoice advocates, family planning associations, healthcare professionals and others – to bolster their communications and advocacy to make gains in reproductive rights and access.