About Us

Who We Are

At Jobs With Justice, we are leading the fight for workers’ rights and an economy that benefits everyone. We are the only nonprofit of our kind leading strategic campaigns and shaping the public discourse on every front to build power for working people. Jobs With Justice is committed to working nationally and locally, on the ground and online. We win real change for workers by combining innovative communications strategies and solid research and policy advocacy with grassroots action and mobilization.

Our Mission

Jobs With Justice believes that all workers should have collective bargaining rights, employment security and a decent standard of living within an economy that works for everyone. We bring together labor, community, student, and faith voices at the national and local levels to win improvements in people’s lives and shape the public discourse on workers’ rights and the economy.

What We Do

How We Do Our Work




Hon. David Bonior

Russ Davis, Massachusetts Jobs With Justice

Lara Granich, Missouri JWJ

Sarita Gupta, Jobs With Justice

Mary Kay Henry, SEIU
Represented by Maria Peralta

James Hoffa, IBT
Represented by Andy Banks

Jack Marco, The Marco Consulting Group (retired)

Anthony "Marc" Perrone, UFCW
Represented by Esther Lopez


Chris Sanders, legal counsel

Lee Saunders, AFSCME

Hon. Mark Schauer, BlueGreen Alliance

Edward Smith, Ullico Inc.

Chris Shelton, CWA

Roger Smith, American Income Life Insurance Company
Represented by Denise Bowyer

Richard Trumka, AFL-CIO
Represented by Tefere Gebre

Eric Dean, Ironworkers
Represented by Bernie Evers and David Gornewicz