Mindy Chen

holds an AB cum laude from Harvard University and an MS.Ed. from the University of Pennsylvania. As part of her Ph.D. dissertation research at UCLA, Mindy has studied how organizational dynamics of unions and community-based organizations shape coalition strategies aimed at improving conditions for immigrant workers. Concurrently, Mindy teaches at the Labor Center in Los Angeles Trade-Tech College. Prior to returning to higher education, she worked as a lead union organizer for over six years in Southern California and the San Francisco Bay Area.


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Dolores Huerta Labor Institute

 c/o LA Trade Tech College

 400 W. Washington Blvd.

Los Angeles, CA 90015-4108

 Main Office: 213-763-7070