Lita Blanc

Lita Blanc worked as a bilingual teacher and literacy specialist in the San Francisco Unified School District for 29 years. After many years of serving as a site leader and on the Executive Board of the union, she was elected president of UESF in 2015. While putting member engagement at the center of the union’s work, as a long-time community activist, Lita has also sought to deepen UESF’s involvement in the key struggles affecting our community allies such as affordable housing and immigrant rights. Lita is also a member of the Executive Council of the California Federation of Teachers and serves as a delegate to the San Francisco Labor Council and to the State Council of the California Teachers Association .