Stephen Roberson joined CVH’s staff as Director of Organizing in June 2013. He has over 40 years of organizing experience. His last position was as Deputy Director of Organizing with SEIU Local 32BJ. Prior to that, he worked as a Lead Organizer and National Staff with the Industrial Areas Foundation for 25 years, building several organizations in metro NY, Chicago, and in Soweto in South Africa. He was also a Florida and National Representative with the United Farm Workers, working directly with Cesar Chavez. Stephen was also a Senior Fellow with the New Organizing Institute in 2012.