Dorian Warren is a scholar, organizer, and media personality whose work focuses on advancing racial, economic, and social justice . Currently, he is the president of Community Change, and co-chair of the Economic Security Project.
Previously, Warren was the vice president at Community Change. He taught for over a decade at the University of Chicago and Columbia University, where he was co-director of the Columbia University Program on Labor Law and Policy. He also worked at MSNBC, where he was a contributor and host, as well as the executive producer of “Nerding Out” on MSNBC’s digital platform. He has appeared on NBC Nightly News, ABC, MSNBC, CNN, CNBC, BET, BBC, NPR, Bloomberg, and NY1. His writing has appeared in The Nation, Huffington Post, Newsweek, Salon, Washington Post, New York Times, Medium, Ebony.com, and Boston Review.
Warren received his B.A. in Political Science from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and his Ph.D. in Political Science from Yale University.