Workers Defense Project (WDP) and Workers Defense Action Fund (WDAF) seek a passionate, motivated and courageous individual to join our executive leadership team as a Co-Executive Director (co-ED). The position will work in close collaboration and build an effective model of shared leadership with founder and current Co-Executive Director, Emily Timm.
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ABOUT EMILY TIMM, CO-FOUNDER & CO-EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
For nearly 20 years, Emily Timm has fought tirelessly for workplace justice and immigrants rights in Texas and across the country. She is a Co-Executive Director at Workers Defense, an organization she co-founded in 2005, and has since been instrumental in building the organization into a statewide powerhouse that empowers low-wage construction workers to achieve fair, safe employment. Today, Workers Defense is one of the leading advocacy organizations in Texas, with a membership of thousands and offices in Houston, Dallas and Austin
ABOUT STRATEGIES FOR SOCIAL CHANGE®
Strategies for Social Change® LLC (SSC) is conducting WDP’s executive search and leadership transition process. SSC is a woman of color owned and led capacity building and leadership development practice dedicated to working with social justice organizations and philanthropy nationally.