Speaker Profile

Asher Huey

American Federation of Teachers

Asher Huey is a D.C.-based progressive activist and organizer. He has worked with various progressive organizations and coalitions to create substantive change on both local and national levels. He’s particularly active in the areas of LGBT rights, education, labor, environment and social justice. Over the years he has worked on various electoral- and issue-based campaigns. A as a side project he volunteers his time to save the D.C. food trucks as the city considers new regulations. He is currently on staff at the American Federation of Teachers.

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