Mr. Will Layng

Mr. Will Layng

Portland, OR

Originally from Atlanta, Georgia, Will moved to Portland in 2004 to work for SEIU Local 49. On June 1, 2017 he officially joins Portland Jobs With Justice after 13 years of organizing workers and their community allies for economic and social justice across a wide range of low wage private sector industries with Local 49. Will brings deep experience in strategic campaigning, staff development, creative actions, and new forms of worker organization. He lives with his wife, Remy, and daughter, Selma, in Northeast Portland.