Senior Community Organizer, Long Beach Coalition for Good Jobs & A Healthy Community
Marlene is the Senior Community Organizer on LAANE’s Long Beach Hospitality campaign, the Long Beach Coalition for Good Jobs & A Healthy Community, which works to improve working conditions for hotel workers. Marlene joined LAANE in October 2014. Prior to coming to LAANE, she coordinated the Federation’s Immigrant Youth Film Competition, Short and Strong. Marlene’s organizing skills were nurtured in the immigrant youth rights movement, parish ministries, and the CLEAN Carwash Campaign.