Executive Committee Board Member
Lida Shepherd is with the West Virginia Economic Justice Project, a program of the American Friends Service Committee, where she works statewide on issues affecting low income and working families. Her work focuses on popular education trainings, policy advocacy, and building coalitions in support of economic justice for all people. Lida also serves on the boards of the American Civil Liberties Union-WV and the WV Community Development HUB. She graduated from the University of California at Berkeley with a degree in Peace and Conflict Studies and lives with her family in Charleston.