“I love to learn!” Not surprising words from a man who has dedicated his life to education. Nathan Saunders is President of the Washington Teachers’ Union, which represents 4,000 active and 2,500 retired public school teachers. He is responsible for contract negotiations, ensuring proper working conditions, and serves as the voice for public school teachers in DC.
He is also a proud supporter of National Labor College’s (NLC) labor-focused educational offerings. Saunders received his Master’s Degree in Legal and Ethical Studies with a concentration in negotiation and conflict management from the University of Baltimore through a partnership with NLC. Saunders has been involved with NLC since he graduated from the Harvard Trade Union program in 2008. Continue reading