Caitlin  Pearce

Caitlin Pearce

Caitlin Pearce is Director of Member Engagement at Freelancers Union, the nation's largest group representing the growing independent workforce. Overseeing advocacy, education, and community growth for the 300,000-member union, Caitlin is a guiding force in the union's drive to help the new workforce build a more sustainable, mutualistic society. She leads the national Freelance Isn't Free campaign to put an end to nonpayment, which just won its first major victory, passing first-of-its kind legislation to protect New York City freelancers from nonpayment. Caitlin holds a Master's Degree from Johns Hopkins University in Sociology and Comparative and International Development, and a Bachelor's degree from Bard College. She lives in Brooklyn and moonlights as a freelance musician.