Climate Justice Organizer
LaTisha Harris a Fresno native, knows firsthand the effects that the environment can has on our health. As a mother to three beautiful, intelligent and gifted and children, two of which are plagued with asthma. Living in a community that has been rated with some of the worst air quality and highest poverty rates in the nation, LaTisha has been very active in her community, trying to facilitate positive change.
After graduating with a Bachelor’s in Social Work, LaTisha was employed by Service Employees International Union, Local 521, where she gained valuable tools, partnerships and resources to fight for working-class families. After that, she began working for the Fresno Metro Black Chamber of Commerce and the Center for Climate Protection- advocating for change for the residents in the City of Fresno. LaTisha is committed to “finding the need and meeting it; finding the hurt and healing it.”