Amardeep (she/her) joined LAANE in 2012 as senior community organizer for LAANE’s Don’t Waste LA Campaign. She led the work of establishing the coalition for the Don’t Waste Long Beach Campaign before transitioning to the Our People Our Ports Campaigns. She is now the director of LAANE’s Grocery and Retail campaign.
Prior to LAANE, Amardeep was a lead organizer for SEIU-USWW’s groundbreaking Airport Workers United Campaign at LAX, which successfully won union representation, family health insurance, and an increased living wage for thousands of LAX workers. She holds BAs in sociology and political science from the University of California, Irvine.