Boards and Commissions Leadership Institute 2017
Maggie Ta is a Worksite Organizer at the Service Employees International Union (SEIU), Local 221 and advocates for workers’ rights within San Diego County’s Health and Human Services Agency sector. With over seven years of lobbying experience, Maggie has advocated for socially equitable legislation and initiatives from the county level to the federal level. One of Maggie’s (many) life missions is to ignite the spark between community engagement and effective policy solutions.
Prior to her current position, she was the Policy Specialist at Mid-City CAN (Community Advocacy Network). This experience increased her fervor for community advocacy and sustainable policies.
Maggie received her Bachelor of Science in Environmental Systems at the University of California, San Diego. She is currently a Leadership Fellow with RISE San Diego. In her spare time, she enjoys watching psychological thrillers and FaceTiming her parents.