- 1 Career
- 2 Rockwood
- 3 Maoist comrades
- 4 Comrades
- 5 National Domestic Workers Alliance
- 6 Take Back the American Dream Conference 2011
- 7 99% Spring National Training team
- 8 Cuddling comrades
- 9 Power and Protagonism
- 10 Movement Strategy Center
- 11 LeftRoots supporter
- 12 Revolutionary Strategies to Beat the Rising Right Wing
- 13 Anti-Trump protests
- 14 #Our100
- 15 Now What? Defying Trump and the Left's Way Forward
- 16 Marxist meme
- 17 Deep Democracy Lab
- 18 Movement Voter Project Advisory Board
- 19 References
Jodeen has nearly two decades of experience leading movement and field building initiatives that center gender and racial equity. Whether it be through building national field infrastructure, running national civic engagement programs, or organizing and advocacy, Jodeen is recognized by the field for leading innovative projects that build cross-sector strategic partnerships and advance values-based campaigns. Her past experience includes Program Officer at the Wellspring Philanthropic Fund where she led work funding voter participation, civic engagement and state-based strategies. She previously served as the Vice President of Campaigns & Partnerships at Demos, Campaigns Director for the National Domestic Workers Alliance, and Deputy-Field Director for MoveOn.org. She also serves on several boards, including as the Board Chair for the Movement Strategy Center.
As a SouthWest born Chicana from a family of sheep ranchers, Jodeen brings a strong movement building orientation to her work, and is a practitioner of social change strategies that integrate normative and cultural change work with systems change and structural transformation. In 2017 she and her partner launched a major new collaboration called Baby Ale. They are parenting from Brooklyn, NY but as frequently as possible they escape to her natural mountain habitat in Colorado and New Mexico. 
- Former Director of Organizng and Digital Campaigns at Caring Across Generations
- Former Campaign Director at National Domestic Workers Alliance
- Former Deputy Field Director at MoveOn.org
- Former National Lead Organizer at MoveOn.org
- Former Lead Organizer at UNITE HERE
Rockwood Leadership Institute November 18, 2013 ·
We are proud to announce the 2013-14 Cross Movement Yearlong Fellows. They completed their first retreat a few weeks ago. Please join us in congratulating our new Cross Movement peeps!— with Sayre Reece, Amanda Devecka-Rinear, Nicole Berner, Mary Nicol, Lara Granich, Erica Smiley, Mehrdad Azemun, Jodeen Olguin-Tayler, Mariana Viturro and Bill Dempsey.
Xiomara Corpeno we are a good-looking, intelligent and fun bunch!
Jodeen Olguin-Tayler August 20, 2017 ·
Jodeen Olguin-Tayler June 2, 2013 ·
National Domestic Workers Alliance
National Domestic Workers Alliance August 21, 2012 ·
With Ai-jen Poo, Guillermina Castellanos, Maria Hernandez, Andrea Lee, Stephanie St. Clair, Jill Shenker, Barbara Young, Perla Placencia, Jodeen Olguin-Tayler, Irasema Cavazos, Mujeres Unidas y Activas (MUA) and California Domestic Workers Coalition.
Take Back the American Dream Conference 2011
Jodeen Olguin-Tayler National Domestic Workers Alliance, was one of the 158 speakers who addressed the Take Back the American Dream Conference 2011 . The Conference was hosted by the Institute for Policy Studies, and Democratic Socialists of America dominated Campaign for America's Future, 
99% Spring National Training team
Joshua Kahn Russell March 19, 2012 near Washington ·
The 99% Spring National Training team! — with Moe Fitzsimons, Jenny Marienau, Gregory W. Fries, Amy Faulring, Linda Ewing, Lindsay McCluskey, Trishala Deb, Robbie Samuels, Terri Nilliasca, Randall Smith, Jodeen Olguin-Tayler, Nadine Bloch, Mark Provost, Jason Javier, Justin Haaheim, Harmony Goldberg, Deirdre Cybele Smith, Liz Butler, Heather Box, Myla Ablog, Samantha Corbin, Amara Possian, Samantha Miller, Rebecca Sobel, Wu Chang, Camilo Vive and Camilo Viveiros.
Power and Protagonism
Steve Williams September 18, 2015:
Who says 'protagonism' isn't a word? Marta Harnecker says, 'Sometimes we need new words to describe new actions.' Honored to be soaking up the wisdom of Marta Harnecker and Michael Lebowitz in a room full of hungry and skilled organizers and activists. — with Thomas Assefa, Ilana Berger, Ben Morse, Harmony Goldberg, Randy Jackson, Tony Romano, Jee Kim, Kitzia Esteva, Helena Wong, Matt Howard, Jodeen Olguin-Tayler and Kate Kanelstein at Verso Books.
Movement Strategy Center
In 2015, the Board of the Oakland based Movement Strategy Center, consisted of;
- Tomas Garduno - Board Member
- Taj James - Board Member
- Arif Mamdani - Board Member
- Jodeen Olguin-Tayler - Board Member
- Brenda Salgado - Board Member
- Alvin Starks - Board Member
Jodeen Olguin-Tayler financially supports LeftRoots.
Revolutionary Strategies to Beat the Rising Right Wing
Revolutionary Strategies to Beat the Rising Right Wing, was a nationwide conference call organized by Freedom Road Socialist Organization, Sunday October 30, 2016.
- What's the nature of this right-wing threat? What has this election cycle changed about the political terrain we're fighting on? How do we need to prepare for whats coming after the election? Hear about these crucial questions from our panel of top political strategists, including Nelini Stamp, Bill Fletcher, Jr., Linda Burnham, and Sendolo Diaminah.
Those indicating they would attend, on Facebook included Jodeen Olguin-Tayler.
Jodeen Olguin-Tayler, social movement strategist and vice president at Demos. She helped organize protests in New York at Trump Tower. She has helped organize protests in New York City leading up to and after the election, and helped to coordinate the #Our100 campaign’s letter to the nation with the co-founders of Black Lives Matter.
#Our100 was set up in New York City, right after the 2016 election. Following the election of Republican Donald Trump to the White House, women of color in New York City are joining together over the next four days in solidarity against misogyny, racism, Islamophobia, and anti-immigrant sentiments.
This action builds on October’s #GOPHandsOffMe protests, when women of color and survivors took to the streets and made videos in response to the tape in which the president-elect could be heard through a hot mic speaking about sexually assaulting women.
“Women of color-led coalitions are coming together in the first 100 hours after electing a new president to support an agenda for Black lives, immigrants, Muslims, Latinas … against rape culture and a sexist, racist, xenophobic policy,” said Agunda Okeyo, an activist, organizer, and African immigrant in the city who told Rewire in a phone interview that Trump is “a danger to democracy.”
Thousands will mobilize nationwide to tell the country that the leadership of women of color will not end at the ballot box. These first 100 hours are the kickoff to demand accountability from all holders of public office and to spread an anti-hate agenda that includes a vision for Black lives, common sense immigration reform, and an end to rape culture, according to the release.
A press conference by women of color leaders was held in Manhattan November 9. Speakers included My Muslim Vote’s Linda Sarsour, Demos President Heather McGhee, Movement for Black Lives co-founder Thenjiwe Tameika McHarris, Black Lives Matter co-founder Opal Tometi, and Demos Vice President Jodeen Olguin-Tayler, as well as survivors of sexual assault and immigrant rights leaders.
Leaders representing Black Lives Matter, Demos, Forward Together, and the National Domestic Workers Alliance worked together in the week leading up to the election to raise the national profile of women-led organizing. Those efforts culminated in the #Our100 pledge and a wave of actions nationwide.
“We have a lot more work to do, to build the America we deserve. But we are strong, determined, and we are just getting started,” said Alicia Garza, co-founder of Black Lives Matter and one of the organizers of this action.
Viviana Bernal of Demos and the #GOPHandsOffMe campaign told Rewire she is participating to end the culture of violence, rape culture, and sexual assault that many women have spoken up against since the Trump tapes went public.
“We believe Donald Trump basically admitted to sexual assault. Women of color and sexual assault victims felt triggered,” Bernal said during a phone interview. “He has been saying really racist, sexist things all along. It is only when his comments violated the rights of white women that it led to public outcry.”
The women of color participating in the campaign are outraged at all his vitriolic statements against marginalized populations and want to “center our voices and speak out,” she added.
In conjunction with the launch of #Our100, the leaders will release polling data from Celinda Lake about women of color voters and an open letter to the nation to be published in major national publications this week.
“Our work did not start, and it will not end at the ballot box,” said Olguín-Tayler, a survivor of sexual assault, in a statement. “We are women who lead organizations, work in Hollywood, teach in our universities, women who are ordained faith leaders, who run large businesses; women who are mothers, who take care of our land and our elders. We came together across our differences to write this letter to our fellow Americans because we know we can, and must, do better. We need a nation that does right by women. Because when women of color are doing well, when Black and Muslim and Indigenous women in particular are doing well—this whole country will be well.”
“We stand determined to hold the vision of a just, inclusive America worthy of ALL of her people,” McGhee said in the release. “No longer can anybody sit on the sidelines. This election will be the last stand of the past, and tomorrow is already being born.”
Now What? Defying Trump and the Left's Way Forward
Now What? Defying Trump and the Left's Way Forward was a phone in webinar organized by Freedom Road Socialist Organization in the wake of the 2016 election.
- Now what? We’re all asking ourselves that question in the wake of Trump’s victory. We’ve got urgent strategizing and work to do, together. Join Ash-Lee Woodard Henderson of the Movement for Black Lives and Freedom Road, Calvin Cheung-Miaw, Jodeen Olguin-Taylor of Mijente and WFP, Joe Schwartz of the Democratic Socialists of America, and Sendolo Diaminah of Freedom Road for a discussion of what happened, and what we should be doing to build mass defiance. And above all, how do we build the Left in this, which we know is the only solution to the crises we face?
- This event will take place Tuesday November 15, 2016 at 9pm Eastern/8pm Central/6pm Pacific.
October 23, 2016 Jodeen Olguin-Tayler, Yong Jung Cho, Xochitl Oseguera, Latchmi Gopal, Heather McGhee, Nikki Fortunato Bas, Sarita Gupta, Alicia Garza, Laura Dawn, Agunda Okeyo, Greisa Martinez Rosas, Edith Sargon, Renata Pumarol, Ai-jen Poo, Trina Greene Brown, Naila Awan, Pramila Jayapal, Cindy Wiesner, Brigid Flaherty, Serena Perez and Angel Kyodo Williams, were part of a #GOPHandsOffMe meme.
Deep Democracy Lab
Movement Strategy Center May 19, 2017;
- The beloved community of this week's Deep Democracy lab! #connection #courage #commitment <3 <3 <3 — with Jodeen Olguin-Tayler, Ana Cecilia Perez, Tammy Johnson, Nwamaka Agbo, Alexis Flanagan, Rosie Abriam, Michael Scott Nine, Vanessa Nisperos, Tomas Garduno, Yalini Dream, Gerardo Marin, Calvin Williams, Miya Yoshitani, Judith LeBlanc, Anthony Giancatarino, Taj James, Byron Gudiel, Julie Quiroz, Victoria Benson, Kristen Zimmerman, Beth Glenn, Ariel Jacobson, Rosa Esperanza Gonzalez, Rachel Humphrey, Nanci Lee, Mimi Ho, Supriya Lopez Pillai, Dana Ginn Paredes, Kelly Miller, Marc Mascarenhas-Swan, Helen S. Kim, Jovida Ross, Aparna Shah, Aisha Shillingford, Sarah Quiroga and Jacqui Patterson.
Movement Voter Project Advisory Board
- Our Future website: Take Back the American Dream 2011 Speakers (accessed on Sept. 22, 2011)
- FB Revolutionary Strategies to Beat the Rising Right Wing Went 109
- Democracy Now!Where Do We Go from Here? Former Bernie Sanders Adviser & Chicana Organizer Call for Mass Organizing STORYNOVEMBER 11, 2016