Worker Organizer, Grocery & Retail Project
Rachel is a Worker Organizer for LAANE’s Grocery & Retail project. Born and raised in the San Fernando Valley, Rachel is a sixth-generation Angeleno who comes from a long line of union members, including UAW Local 645 and LiUNA Local 300. She started her journey in activism during high school as a member of the Bus Riders Union and continues to organize around local politics. Before coming to LAANE, Rachel had a career in retail, representing luxury brands in England and California. She holds degrees in art history and ethnic studies from Mills College. Rachel hopes to one day see the Dodgers win the World Series again.