Stephanie is the executive director for Asian Americans Advancing Justice – Atlanta. She brings over 20 years of experience in labor and community organizing, strategy planning, and fundraising at the local and national level. Originally born in South Korea, Stephanie grew up in Oregon. After university, she started her career in movement work. She has been a community organizer, program director for LGBTQ youth programming, director of training for a national fellowship program, a labor organizer, and organizational consultant. Before coming to Advancing Justice, Stephanie was the Los Angeles director of the Restaurant Opportunities Center (ROC-LA), where she worked to raise industry standards and wages for LA’s restaurant workers. She believes in creating more spaces for new leadership, developing healthy and sustainable ways of working towards justice for all, and is moved by transnational forms of expressions of solidarity and movement building.