Board of Directors

Independent Labor Rights Experts Representing the WRC Advisory Council

  • Jill Esbenshade (Treasurer), Associate Professor of Sociology, San Diego State University2
  • Julie Farb, Director of Growth Strategies, AFL-CIO
  • Mark Levinson, Chief Economist, Workers United
  • Julie Martínez Ortega, Director, Washington Office and Chief Data Scientist, Sandler Phillips Center
  • Mark Pearce, Visiting Professor of Law; Executive Director, Workers Rights Institute and Distinguished Lecturer
  • Angeles Solis, Director of Worker Organizing, Make the Road

Representatives of the University Caucus

  • Rachel Duffy, Syracuse University
  • Michael Ferrari, Northeastern University
  • Alixe Holcomb, University of Arizona
  • Kyle Muncy, University of Connecticut2
  • Cal Watson (Secretary), Georgetown University1
  • Craig Westemeier, University of Texas at Austin

Representatives of United Students Against Sweatshops

  • Shreya Basu (Board Chair), Kent State University1
  • Kelsey Coleman, University of Maryland
  • Carmen Metoyer, University of Maryland
  • Madeline Rogers, Gonzaga University2
  • Nicole Snyder, Gonzaga University


1 Members of WRC Board Ethics Committee
2 Members of WRC Board Audit Committee and Ethics Committee