Geri Palast

Geri Palast, Executive Director of the Israel Action Network, has extensive experience organizing and leading national grassroots and legislative issue campaigns. She has founded and run four NGOS, including IAN. She served as the U.S. Assistant Secretary of Labor for Congressional and Intergovernmental Affairs during the Clinton Administration and as Political and Legislative Director of Service Employees International Union. A trained attorney, she has served on numerous boards and taught at universities.