Jagjit Nagra

Jagjit Nagra Executive Director An immigrant and first generation American, Jagjit knows how common it is for people in underserved communities to be targeted and taken advantage of by predatory business, trade, and labor practices. That inspired him to pursue a law...

Chris Coughlin

Chris Coughlin Policy Director Chris believes that together, we can and must create a liberation economy–one where every Oregonian, and especially our Black, Indigenous, and immigrant neighbors, can thrive. She was drawn to OCJ because of its commitment to serving...

Janet Byrd

Janet Byrd Interim Policy and Community Strategist Janet grew up in Chicago, witnessing firsthand the devastating effects that racist and predatory real estate practices had on neighbors in her community. That history fueled her energy to fight for safe, affordable...

Joséluis Jiménez Maldonado

Joséluis Jiménez Maldonado Community Mobilization Manager Joséluis was raised in a small, undocumented community in Salem, Oregon. From an early age, he began to understand the wealth gap that comes with being undocumented. As they got older, Joséluis began organizing...

Robin Wang

Robin Wang Interim Executive Director As an immigrant who came to the U.S. at a young age, Robin saw his parents get taken advantage of for not fully understanding English and not knowing the customs, rules, or their rights when engaging with businesses. Those...