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WRC Advisory Council


    • Rich Appelbaum (Advisory Council Chair) – Professor and Director of Graduate Studies, Global & International Studies Program, University of California, Santa Barbara
    • Greg Asbed – Coalition of Immokalee Workers
    • Jeff Ballinger – Director, Press for Change
    • Mark Barenberg – Professor of Law, Columbia University Law School
    • Elaine Bernard – Director of Trade Union Program, Harvard University
    • Paul Clark – Professor and Director, School of Labor and Employment Relations, Penn State University
    • Peter Dreier – Professor of Politics, Occidental College
    • Jill Esbenshade – Professor of Sociology, San Diego State University
    • Julie Farb – Director of Growth Strategies, AFL-CIO
    • Homero Fuentes – Commission for the Verification of Corporate Codes of Conduct (COVERCO), Guatemala
    • Jeff Hermanson – President, International Union Educational League
    • Owen Herrnstadt – Director of Trade and Globalization, International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers
    • Zack Knorr – Assistant Professor of Philosophy, Los Angeles Valley College
    • Mark Levinson – Chief Economist, Service Employees International Union
    • Huberto Juárez Nuñez – Professor of Economics, Autonomous University of Puebla, Mexico
    • Thea Lee – President, Economic Policy Institute
    • Julie Martínez Ortega – Director, Washington Office and Chief Data Scientist, Sandler Phillips Center
    • Pedro Ortega – General Secretary, Federation of Apparel Leather and Textile Workers, Nicaragua
    • Maritzah Paredes – Independent Monitoring Team of Honduras (EMIH)
    • Katie Quan – Senior Fellow, University of California Berkeley Center for Labor Research and Education
    • Robert Ross – Professor of Sociology, Clark University
    • Andy Silverman – Professor of Law, University of Arizona James E. Rogers College of Law
    • Julie Su – Secretary, California Labor and Workforce Development Agency
    • Voravidh Charoenloet – Professor of Economics, Chiang Mai University, Thailand