Maisie Chin

Member, Board of Directors

Maisie Chin is co-founder and current director of Community Asset Development Re-defining Education (CADRE), an independent parent organization in South Los Angeles for low-income African American and Latino parents/caregivers. Under Chin’s leadership CADRE has successfully influenced policy at the local school district level and is moving towards addressing state and national policies using the human rights framework. She has been part of the educational and social justice movement for 16 years, dedicated to fighting institutional racism by protecting and transforming public education in low-income neighborhoods of color. She also has 18 years of experience in facilitation, training, and organizational development. She holds a bachelor’s in history and master’s in urban planning–community development from