Solicitor of Labor
Seema Nanda served in leadership roles at the U.S Department of Labor in the Obama - Biden Administration, including Chief of Staff, Deputy Solicitor, and Deputy Chief of Staff and Senior Advisor to the Secretary. Before that, Nanda led the now-named Office of Immigrant and Employee Rights Section of the U.S. Justice Department’s Civil Rights Division and worked at the National Labor Relations Board and as an associate in private practice. Nanda has also served as CEO of the Democratic National Committee and as COO and Executive Vice President at the Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights. Nanda was also a fellow at Harvard Law School’s Labor and Worklife Program. She graduated from Brown University and from Boston College Law School.