bit.ly/feministkorea10 Conversation with Hyejin Shim about feminist politics in Korea and the Korean diaspora *** Hyejin Shim is a queer Korean […]
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Stephanie Cho is the Executive Director for Asian Americans Advancing Justice – Atlanta. She brings over 20 years of experience in labor and community organizing, strategy planning, and fundraising at the local and national level. Originally born in South Korea, Stephanie has been a community organizer, program director for LGBTQ youth programming, director of training for a national fellowship program, a labor organizer, and organizational consultant. Before Advancing Justice, she was the Los Angeles Director of the Restaurant Opportunities Center (ROC-LA) where she worked to raise industry standards and wages for LA’s restaurant workers.
Andy Marra is the Executive Director Transgender Legal Defense & Education Fund. She has previously worked at Nodutdol for Korean Community Development and Gay, Lesbian & Straight Education Network (GLSEN). Named one of the White House’s Next Generation of LGBT Leaders during the Obama administration and selected for The Advocate’s Forty Under 40 list, Marra has also been recognized with an NCTE Julie Johnson Founder’s Award, a Colin Higgins Foundation Courage Award, a National LGBTQ Task Force Creating Change Award, a GLSEN Pathfinder Award, and a NQAPIA Community Catalyst Award.