Neidi Dominguez is the Executive Director Unemployed Workers United (UWU), a movement project to organize precarious and jobless workers . Neidi is a national immigrant and workers rights activist and organizer. Most recently she was the National States Deputy Director of the U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders 2020 presidential campaign.
Neidi migrated from Mexico at the age of 9 with her mother and younger sister where she resided in Pasadena, California and began her involvement in organizing and social justice organizing from a very young age with the Institute of Popular Education of Southern California, IDEPSCA.
She continues to organize with immigrant and Latinx communities today with Mijente, where she is currently serving as Senior Advisor for Mijente’s Fuera Trump Initiative. Previously she served as the Special Assistant to the General President and coordinator of the National Strategic Campaigns Department for the International Union of Painters and Allied Trades (IUPAT). She also served as the Deputy Director of the Community Engagement Department and Coordinator of the National Worker Center Partnerships at the American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO).
In Los Angeles, CA Neidi co-Director of the CLEAN Carwash campaign that successfully unionized hundreds of workers in the country. Formerly undocumented herself, Neidi was a central leader in the campaign to win Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA).