Staff Members

Sarita Gupta

Executive Director

Mackenzie Baris

Senior Organizer

Dominique Briggins


Liz Cattaneo

Communications Director

Ada Fuentes-Zullo


Ehmonie Hainey

Senior Staff Writer

Mina Itabashi


Reese Jimenez

Office Manager

Scarlet Jimenez

Finance and Operations Director

Erin Johansson

Research Director

Joel Mendelson

Communications Strategist

Akosua Meyers

Director of Development

Ethan Miller

Communications Assistant

Sam Nelson


Leslie Oferi

Leslie Ofori

Development Assistant

Natalie Patrick-Knox

Organizer – Immigration & Workers Rights

Adam Shah

Senior Policy Analyst

Brenden Sloan

Donor Relations Manager

Erica Smiley

Erica Smiley

Organizing Director


Amy Smoucha

Managing Director

Joe Thomas


Benjamin Woods


About Our Team

The team at the Jobs With Justice national office is dedicated to fighting for an economy that works for everyone. Our staff showcases a diverse set of backgrounds and experiences – including organizing, campaign, research, communications, training, policy, operations, and fundraising work – as well as a wide range of issue expertise. Click on our photos or names to learn more about us!