Elvira is Lead Community Organizer and co-founder of Alianza Nacional de Campesinas. She is from Michoacán, Mexico where her parents were farmworkers. She has worked picking lemons, okra, harvesting wheat, and in nurseries in Florida. As lead community organizer for Alianza, she works with farmworker groups as well as organizations around the country, advocating to advance the rights of communities and farmworker women.
Alianza Nacional de Campesinas