Mai yee chang joins 2019 rank your vote team
Mai Yee Chang joins FairVote Minnesota as its 2019 St. Paul Community Organizer, educating voters who are gearing up to rank their vote this November 5th for their City Council member.
Mai Yee is a Hmong daughter of refugee parents and a first-generation college student. She earned a bachelor of science degree in Youth Studies from the University of Minnesota and then began community organizing. She learned the power of civic engagement, especially participating in voting, to change existing oppressive systems that silence peoples’ voices and hurt lives. Mai Yee is working toward becoming a bold leader focused on fighting poverty and empowering those in marginalized communities to become civically engaged. Aside from community organizing, Mai Yee enjoys singing and running.