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Jamie Way

Senior Digital Campaigner
Making Change at Walmart - UFCW

Jamie Way is the senior digital strategist for the Making Change at Walmart campaign. She is committed to working for social, economic and environmental justice through effective communication and education programs that she believes are the engine for real social change. To this end, she has worked with indigenous peoples in the Peruvian Amazon, international development professionals through online training, solidarity activists through Alliance for Global Justice (a fiscal sponsor of Occupy Wall Street), progressive coalitions and most recently with Walmart workers. In all of these capacities, her work has revolved around effective communication, especially in the virtual space. She earned her M.A. at Colorado State University. Originally from the Rocky Mountains of Colorado, she has lived in Mexico, Brazil, China and now lives in Washington, DC. She enjoys studying languages and speaks Spanish and Portuguese and is working on her Mandarin.

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