Sophia Colley is a CNA at a nursing home in Titusville, Florida. She was born in Jamaica and started working in healthcare soon after arriving in the United States in 1989. She is an active MPO, delegate and spokesperson for 1199SEIU Florida. She … [Read more...] about Sophia Colley
John Marmarou, DPT, MSCS, Founder and Executive Director of 810 MS Specialty Center, received his Masters of Science in Physical Therapy (2004) and Doctorate in Physical Therapy (2010) from Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia, PA. Prior to … [Read more...] about John Marmarou
Nicole Jorwic is the Chief of Advocacy and Campaigns at Caring Across Generations. Before joining Caring Across, Nicole was Senior Director of Public Policy and Senior Executive Officer of State Advocacy at The Arc of the United States. Before coming … [Read more...] about Nicole Jorwic
Sen. Sherrod Brown
Senator Sherrod Brown has spent his career fighting for the Dignity of Work – the idea that hard work should pay off for everyone, no matter who you are, where you live, or what kind of work you do. Sen. Brown believes that quality, affordable health … [Read more...] about Sen. Sherrod Brown
Ai-jen Poo is a next-generation labor leader, award-winning organizer, author, and a leading voice in the women’s movement. She is the President of the National Domestic Workers Alliance, Executive Director of Caring Across Generations, Senior … [Read more...] about Ai-Jen Poo
Ted Kennedy Jr.
As an amputee and childhood bone cancer survivor, Ted Kennedy, Jr., has been an active leader in the disability rights and independent living movements nearly his entire life. He is a Board Member and Immediate Past Chair of the American Association … [Read more...] about Ted Kennedy Jr.
Ady Barkan is an organizer and campaigner, who Politico deemed “the most powerful activist in America.” Over his career, Ady has specialized in bringing policy makers face to face with the people whose lives their decisions shape, and generating … [Read more...] about Ady Barkan
E.J. Dionne, Jr.
E.J. Dionne, Jr. is a senior fellow at the Brookings Institution, a syndicated columnist for the Washington Post, and university professor in the Foundations of Democracy and Culture at Georgetown University. For this year’s Rockefeller Lecture, he … [Read more...] about E.J. Dionne, Jr.
Dr. Emily Cleveland Manchanda
Dr. Emily Cleveland Manchanda is an Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine at the Boston University School of Medicine, and works clinically in the Emergency Department at Boston Medical Center. As the Director for Equity Initiatives within the … [Read more...] about Dr. Emily Cleveland Manchanda
Wey-Wey Kwok is a Senior Attorney at the Center for Medicare Advocacy. She provides legal assistance, analysis, and education on behalf of Medicare beneficiaries, particularly in the areas of home health, hospice, and nursing home coverage. She is … [Read more...] about Wey-Wey Kwok