Kansas City Plaza
United States of America
Free Online Event Featuring
Yanira Merino
Host – Chris Hernandez
Yanira Merino is the national president of the Labor Council for Latin American Advancement, which represents the interests of approximately 2 million Latino(a) trade unionists throughout the United States and Puerto Rico. Merino is a veteran labor and immigration rights leader and advocate. In August 2018 during LCLAA’s 22 Convention, held in San Juan, Puerto Rico, she was elected as president of this organization that aims at providing a voice for Latino working families nationally by coordinating labor policy on immigration, as well as other issues that are critical to Latin Americans across the United States.