Jae Jin Pak
Jae Jin (he/him/his) serves as the project coordinator for the “Improving Healthcare Response of Persons with Disabilities” generously funded by the WITH Foundation. He is a social justice advocate, educator, and ally with over 25 years of experience working on issues of domestic/sexual violence, human trafficking prevention, mental health, disability, anti-oppression and cultural competency. He has conducted thousands of hours of trainings with diverse communities and professionals. His core values and approaches are recognizing intersectionality between issues and communities and building partnerships.
Jae Jin serves on the Statewide Independent Living Council of IL, IL Imagines Chicago Team, and The National Human Trafficking & Disability Working Group Steering Committee. He is a graduate of Northern Illinois University and an IL LEND Fellow.