Lead Workplace Justice Organizer
Yambeli Gomez was born and raised in New Jersey and has been recognized by the City of Newark and State of NJ for her community work and advocacy. Currently, at Make the Road NJ she works as the Lead Workplace Justice Organizer, where she leads Make the Road NJ's worker organizing work across the state. Before joining Make the Road New Jersey, Yambeli was an at-large member of the Newark Public Schools Board of Education in New Jersey and was a legislative aide to Councilman At Large Eddie Osborne in the City of Newark. Yambeli also worked as a community and education organizer on various political and labor campaigns in NJ and across the country.