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Geri Deborah Palast, American federal agency administrator, lawyer. Bar: California 1977, District of Columbia 1980.

Background

Palast, Geri Deborah was born on December 27, 1950 in Los Angeles, California, United States.

Education

Bachelor in Political Science, Stanford University, 1972. Juris Doctor, New York University, 1976.

Career

Attorney, legislation program analyst American Federation State County and Municipal Employees, Washington, 1976-1977. Legal counsel, field representative National Treasury Employers Union, 1977-1979. Director, supervising attorney National Employment Law Project, 1979-1981.

Director politics and legislation Service Employees International Union, American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations, 1981-1993. Assistant secretary congressional and intergovernmental affairs Department Labor, 1993-2000. Executive director justice at stake campaign Georgetown University, 2000.