Speaker Profile

Sol Freire
Digital Director
New York Communities for Change

Sol Freire has been with New York Communities for Change since 2016, first as its Digital Organizer and currently as its Digital Director. In these roles, she helped to organize a national network of over 1,000 bank workers to successfully expose the wrongdoings of Wells Fargo, and now oversees the social media and online-to-offline strategies for campaigns such as Housing Justice for All and #NoAmazonNYC. Her commitment to social movements began when she coordinated the online outreach strategy for the women and LGBTQ-led Marcha de las Putas in her hometown Quito, Ecuador. She received her Bachelor's in Journalism from Universidad San Francisco de Quito and a Master’s in International Relations from Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona.

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