Anne Barnett

Nashville, Tennessee

Anne Barnett is a lifelong Tennessean who has been an advocate for social justice from an early age. She has fought for workers’ rights for over twelve years, beginning as a student organizer with United Students Against Sweatshops, later as a rank-and-file union member and a leader of the local Jobs with Justice chapter, then as an organizer with United Food and Commercial Workers union, and currently as the Campaign and Community Coordinator for the Central Labor Council of Nashville and Middle Tennessee. She also Co-Chairs Stand Up Nashville, a community-labor coalition focused on equitable development in one of the fastest growing cities in the US.