Deja Thomas

Deja Thomas

Biography

Déjà’s work focuses on managing the Center for Racial Equity at Work's programmatic priorities including strategic partnerships and research with the Southern California Black Worker Hub for Regional Organizing and the implementation of our school-to-movement pathway, building the next generation of Black organizers. Ensuring the Black workers have access to high road jobs that come with the new green economy is for Deja is closely linked to Black communities having agency and autonomy over their futures amidst climate change and converging crises.

Fellow at a Glance

Fellowship Year:
2019
Academic Background:
UCLA, MURP
Current Position:
Program Manager
UCLA Labor Center
Expertise:
Architecture & Urban Planning
Environmental Justice
Sustainable Agriculture and Food Policy

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