Bill Dempsey


Bill Dempsey has twenty-five years of experience managing innovative social change organizations that empower low-income families and working class communities to advance economic and racial justice. He currently serves as the Chief Financial Officer for the Service Employees International Union. His prior positions include Chief Financial Officer for the Nathan Cummings Foundation and Director of the Capital Stewardship Program for the United Food and Commercial Workers Union (UFCW), one of the largest and most diverse private-sector unions in North America. Bill co-founded the CtW Investment Group (, which advises public and private sector pension funds sponsored by a variety of unions affiliated with the Change To Win Federation. He began his career organizing community reinvestment coalitions in Northwest Indiana and Milwaukee, Wisconsin.