Staff Members

Sarita Gupta

Co-Executive Director

Erica Smiley

Erica Smiley

Co-Executive Director

Dana Bailey

Finance and Operations Director

Mackenzie Baris

Deputy Director

Dominique Briggins


Rachel Coleman

Executive Coordinator

Ada Fuentes-Zullo


Emily Griffin

Development Associate

Mina Itabashi


Reese Jimenez

Office Manager

Erin Johansson

Research Director

Stephanie Krongos

Staff Accountant

Joel Mendelson

Communications Strategist

Akosua Meyers

Director of Development

Sam Nelson


Natalie Patrick-Knox

Organizer – Immigration & Workers Rights

Adam Shah

Senior Policy Analyst

Brenden Sloan

Donor Relations Manager

Joe Thomas


Nafisah Ula

Organizing Director

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!