Jessica Tang

Vice President

Jessica Tang is the Vice President of the Greater Boston Labor Council, elected in February 2020. Jessica is President of the Boston Teachers Union, representing 10,000 active and retired educators. She is a co-founder of the Teacher Activist Group-Boston and serves as a board member for several civic and labor groups including Citizens for Public Schools and the Asian Pacific American Labor Alliance. As a teacher-activist, she has been involved in many different community organizations that are working to advance racial, social and economic justice. Jessica serves as a Vice President of both the Massachusetts AFL-CIO and American Federation of Teachers-Massachusetts, and is a former co-chair of the Massachusetts Asian-American Educators Association.  She is also serving a three year-term on the New England Federal Reserve Advisory Board. She earned her Bachelor’s degree at Harvard University (’04) and holds an Ed.M. (’06) from the Harvard Graduate School of Education.