Amy Dean to speak Oct. 12
Amy Dean, former SBLC head, to speak about her new book
Amy Dean, the youngest person and first woman head of a major labor federation when she was elected in 1993 as executive officer of the South Bay AFL-CIO Labor Council, will speak as part of Working Partnerships Leadership Network’s Social Innovators Series on Monday, Oct. 12. She founded Working Partnerships USA in 1995.
Dean, co-author of “A New New Deal: How Regional Activism Will Reshape the American Labor Movement,” will be joined in her conversation by Cindy Chavez, current executive director of Working Partnerships USA and executive officer of the Labor Council.
The 5:30 p.m. event will be held at the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Hall at 2125 Canoas Garden Ave. Hearty refreshments will be served and those wishing to attend should RSVP to Chase Inman at (408) 269-7872 or by e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org by Monday, Oct. 5.
This is the second event in the Social Innovators Series, sponsored by PG&E and co-hosted by the American Leadership Forum.