Amanda Chavez Barnes

Senior Director of Programs

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Amanda Chávez Barnes is a Southern Chicanx organizer and mami of twins. An Atlanta native with deep roots in both grassroots and online spaces, Amanda is curious and passionate about mothering, storytelling, and building power for multi-racial working class feminist futures. Some of Amanda’s previous roles include Digital Director at Mijente, Deputy Director & National Membership Director at the US Human Rights Network, field organizer, and middle school teacher.

We know that change doesn’t start from the top down. It starts with us, in the streets. It starts with everyday women, feminists, and allies who won’t wait for action. We take it ourselves. WE show up for US. Donate Today.