Madeleine Wachter

Madeleine Wachter has been a women’s rights activist in Arizona for over 35 years, including leadership roles in Arizona Right to Choose (previously the Arizona affiliate of NARAL), Arizona Women’s Political Caucus, National Women’s Political Caucus, Southern Arizona Reproductive Health Coalition, and Planned Parenthood Advocates of Arizona. A proponent of merit selection and gender balance in the judiciary, she also has served for some years on the Pima County Trial Court Appointments Nominating Committee. She grew up in Southern California and is a graduate of Pomona College.