Thea Lee

Thea Lee is a labor union-aligned economist who has served as president of the Economic Policy Institute (EPI) since 2018. Prior to joining EPI, Lee served in various roles at the AFL-CIO labor union federation, rising to deputy chief of staff. She is also on the advisory committee of Our Story Hub, a project of the Proteus Fund, which advises left-of-center politicians and groups on communication strategies. [1]


  1. “Advisory Committee.” Our Story Hub. Accessed June 25, 2019. ^
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