This year, for Women’s History Month, we’re taking a look at a group of leaders who are currently active making women’s history across the labor movement. Check back daily for a new profile and meet some of the people working to improve not only their community, but also to improve conditions for working people across the country. Today’s profile is Fallon Ager of the United Food and Commercial Workers (UFCW).
Fallon Ager is the first Black woman and one of the youngest to be appointed regional director at the UFCW. She also was recently appointed international vice president, a major distinction for the union. As a young leader under 40, she has dedicated over 20 years to labor—starting at RWDSU Local 338 and serving now in one of the top positions at the international.