Mother of Zack Lerner.
Nonprofit Organization Management industry August 2010 – Present AVODAH: The Jewish Service Corps strengthens the Jewish community's fight against the causes and effects of poverty in the United States by engaging young adults in service and community building. Participants live out and deepen their commitments to social change and Jewish life through engagement with service providers and residents in low-income communities, emerging as agents for social change whose working for social justice.
- Adjunct Faculty
Georgetown University Law Center September 2005 – May 2008 (2 years 9 months) Taught "Organizing for Social Change" with Mari Matsuda
- Director of Field Mobilization
AFL-CIO March 1996 – January 2005 (8 years 11 months)
- Director of Education
International Brotherhood of Teamsters 1992 – February 1996 (4 years)
- Senior Faculty
George Meany Center for Labor Studies 1987 – 1992 (5 years) Senior Faculty: Community Organizing; External and Internal Organizing, Leadership;
- Community Action Coordinator
AFSCME February 1983 – May 1987 (4 years 4 months)
University of Wisconsin-Madison MSSW, Community Organizing and Women's Studies
Leewana Thomas September 30, 2017 ·