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Lisa Maldonado

Executive Director
North Bay Labor Council, AFL-CIO

Lisa Maldonado is the Executive Director of the North Bay Labor Council, AFL-CIO where she directs the coordinated efforts of local unions in Marin, Sonoma, Mendocino and Lake County to mobilize workers on legislative, political and union organizing campaigns that affect working families. As Executive Director of the NBLC, which has over 70 affiliated unions and 60 thousand members, Lisa advocates for Living Wage and Community Impact Reports and policies which ensure that local government are accountable to create sustainable jobs and responsible, green and equitable development policies. Lisa is an attorney and has previously worked as Field Director of the ACLU of Northern California where she coordinated field campaigns on issues such as racial profiling, the death penalty, marriage equality and immigrant’s rights. She has a degree in Political Science from San Francisco State University and a JD from the University of San Francisco Law School.

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