Speaker Profile

Katia Perez

Philadelphia Lead Organizer
Make the Road PA

California born and daughter of Salvadoran immigrants, Katia Perez is currently the Philadelphia Lead Organizer at the Latinx justice organization Make the Road PA. She's a fierce advocate for workers, womens, and immigrants rights in her community. With Make the Road PA, Katia is working with One PA, ROC, Temple Law Shellar Center and several other local organizations to bring stronger labor rights enforcement for the workers of Philadelphia. Katia Perez holds a bachelor's degree in both Political Science and Latin American Studies from Temple University and resides in Lower Northeast Philadelphia.