Carol McDonald

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Carol McDonald is the Director of Strategic Partnerships for Planned Parenthood Federation of America (PPFA) and Planned Parenthood Action Fund. She has served as staff lobbyist in Georgia and run national advocacy and electoral campaigns for Planned Parenthood. Last year, she directed the documentary "A Vital Service: African American Stories of Reproductive Health Care." Carol has served on the Boards of Directors for Georgians for Choice (now SPARK Reproductive Justice Now) and the Georgia chapter of Women’s Action for New Directions. During the 2008 Presidential primary she served as Deputy Political Director for Hillary Clinton’s campaign in Iowa. Carol has been a guest lecturer on organizing and social media at Harvard University’s Kennedy School of Government and has presented at Campaign for America’s Future, People for the American Way, New Organizing Institute, National Action Network, and the Arcus Foundation among others.