Trent Leon Lierman

Maryland Organizing Director
He/Him/El

Maryland Lead Regional Organizer Trent Leon Lierman is a trailblazing community organizer in Maryland. He has been an organizer since 2007. Trent has worked with a plethera of unions to aid in forming unions in workplaces. At CASA, he has lead many fights for civil and immigrant rights. Trent has been a part of the adovocacy work that lead to winning the Maryland Dream Act, licenses for undocumented immigrants in Maryland, Sanctuary jurisdictions around the state, as well as housing, economic and police reforms. He has worked for the immigrants rights movement since 2004, beginning his work with No More Deaths in Arizona in 2005. He lives with my life partner, our two kids, and their two cats in Greenbelt, MD.

Media Mentions:

1. https://www.southernmarylandchronicle.com/2020/06/30/maryland-department-of-health-launches-state-wide-multimedia-campaign-to-answer-the-call-for-covid-19-contact-tracing/

2.https://www.washingtonpost.com/local/ive-never-seen-that-before-activists-marvel-as-calls-for-immigrant-rights-enter-the-mainstream/2018/07/06/9dab53f0-812f-11e8-b9a5-7e1c013f8c33_story.html