Part-Time Operations Associate
Itzhel Gibson is our part-time Operations Associate. Itzhel is a member of Dream Team LA, a grassroots organization that advocates for the rights of immigrants across the country. On top of that, she has been a volunteer for the City of Los Angeles for over two decades, helping with all types of community events. As a teenager, she helped with the growth of the Heart of Los Angeles Youth Program for four years and won a grant for college for all of her hard volunteer work.
Now as she continues advancing her career, she attends Paul Mitchell, the school for her cosmetology license and still manages to help her community by offering haircuts and makeovers for free. She often visits Skid Row, senior centers, and centers for battered woman to help organize haircutsevents along with the non-profit Fred Jordan Missions organization.
She came to Alliance through UFCW Local 770 in Los Angeles as a El Super Boycotter in Los Angeles in the union’s campaign fighting the injustice that immigrant food workers endured at El Super grocery chain.