Speaker Profile

Robyn Swirling

Works in Progress

Robyn Swirling is the founder of Works in Progress, a new organization dedicated to building a progressive workplace culture free from sexual and gender-based harassment. Robyn has worked within the progressive movement for more than thirteen years as an organizer, communicator, trainer, and storyteller, including roles with the National Education Association, Action Network, Advocates for Youth, and several electoral campaigns. Robyn is committed to ending the stigma associated with women's experiences and bodies, in particular, and writes and speaks frequently regarding sexual assault, abortion, and physical manifestations of trauma.