Edwin is a Salvadoran immigrant, and is one of the Immigrant Workers Rights Organizers for Massachusetts Jobs With Justice with primary responsibility for our immigrant rights and workers rights work. Edwin has been active for many years in the immigrant rights movement and organized labor as a service provider, advocate and organizer. Most recently has been an activist, along with many other African American, Asian, and immigrant organizers, in the struggles to bring change around issues that affect communities of color in Greater Boston; particularly around education reform, economic justice, and political empowerment. He is a leader of the immigrant rights movement and organized labor in Massachusetts and in the New England region, currently working to provide strategic support for state wide immigrant rights initiatives and campaigns as well as just and humane immigration reform at the national level. Edwin is a board member of the Chelsea Collaborative, United for a Fair Economy and La Comunidad Inc.