Senior Instructor, Labor Education and Research Center
Helen joined the faculty of the University of Oregon’s Labor Education and Research Center in 1999. She teaches many of LERC’s core labor education classes as well as helping to develop curricula. Prior to coming to LERC, Helen worked as an organizer and advocate for various private and public sector unions, including UFW, HERE, SEIU, and AFT. She received her Bachelors’ Degree in Labor Studies from San Francisco State University, a Masters’ Degree in Spanish and a Masters’ Degree in Post-Secondary Education from Portland State University.