Andrea “Chuey” Chu is the Chicago and Midwest Regional Organizer at Asian Americans Advancing Justice | Chicago, where she coordinates the A Just Chi program and supports organizations across the Midwest on building power in Asian American communities. Chuey was previously a Midwest regional organizer with Food & Water Action fighting for clean air and water. She founded Chicago Asian Americans for Environmental Justice, and is the Editor-in-Chief of Chrysanthemum: Voices of the Taiwanese Diaspora, an anthology of stories, essays, poetry, and art by creators of Taiwanese heritage. She is a lover of breakfast, Iron Goddess tea, and a good science fiction novel.
Chicago and Midwest Regional Organizer