Inductees By Name

Margot Riphagen

Service Employees International Union (SEIU)
Class of 2001
Margot Riphagen is beginning a new job with the Service Employees International Union (SEIU) where she will help unionize healthcare workers. Her most recent position was as southern director of Planned Parenthood of America in New Orleans. Riphagen went on to graduate from DePaul University, where she interned with the European Parliament in Brussels, Belgium. Fluent in three languages, Riphagen has worked extensively with organizing unions across the country, as well as worked for the 2008 and 2012 Barack Obama presidential campaigns. She has been a volunteer for the Rape Victim Advocates hotline and is an active participant in the Women’s Rights movement.