No one is better versed in the issues and policies that affect today’s working women.
Women Employed’s issues experts are happy to provide interviews for the media and to serve as keynote speakers. For more information, contact Ishena Robinson at 312-782-3902 x244 or irobinson[at]womenemployed[dot]org.
Expertise: fair workplaces, low-income workers, communities of color, coalition-building, healthcare workers, Medicaid. Read Iliana’s bio.
Expertise: Paid sick days, sexual harassment, fair wages, work and family, affirmative action, minimum wage reform, Equal Pay Act, Pregnancy Discrimination Act. Read Melissa’s bio, including media coverage.
Expertise: Pathways to Careers Network, college and career success for adult learners, basic skill programs, education and workforce development, “bridge” programs, Student Advocates for Success, financial aid reform. Read Mary Kay’s bio, including media coverage.
Expertise: Unstable and unpredictable scheduling practices, strategies that help working and adult students succeed in college, bridge program curriculum development. Read Christina's bio, including media coverage.
Expertise: Gender equity, workplace best practices, employer collaborations, sexual harassment, social justice activism. Read Sharmili's bio.
Expertise: Financial aid and other policies that help low-income students succeed in college, the Monetary Award Program (MAP), online and grassroots activism. Read Sarah's bio, including media coverage.
Expertise: Career pathways, healthcare "bridge" programs, job skills training, job placement, education and workforce development. Read Shirlondra's bio.