Susy Chávez Herrera has worked on issues of social justice with a race and gender lens on both sides of the U.S. Mexico border. She has spent time organizing, sharing, listening, being inspired and learning from the experiences of the mujeres she has worked with on both sides of the border. As CLRJ’s Communication Director, she is responsible for all of CLRJ’s communication efforts including all media relations, website content management, and social media updates. She holds a BA in Studio Arts from Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles and a MA in Anthropology from the University of Texas at Austin. In her spare time she grows food, rides her bike and has recently begun experimenting with linoleum print making.