Advancing Justice-LA Congratulates Julie Su on Appointment as California Labor Secretary

Asian Americans Advancing Justice-Los Angeles congratulates Julie Su, the organization’s former litigation director, on her appointment as secretary of the California Labor and Workforce Development Agency by Gov. Gavin Newsom.


Julie Su


She previously served as California labor commissioner from April 2011, appointed by Gov. Jerry Brown.

“We are incredibly proud of Julie’s new appointment under the Newsom Administration,” said Stewart Kwoh, president and executive director of Advancing Justice-LA. “It is clear that her fierce advocacy for low-wage and immigrant workers has not waned since her time with Advancing Justice-LA. We are excited for Julie and we look forward to continuing to work with her in her new capacity in the future.”