Born in 1974, Ai-jen Poo is an American labor activist who is the director of National Domestic Workers Alliance and the co-director of Caring Across Generations. She is a recipient of 2014 MacArthur Award.

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To learn more about her, read the article below.

Before Fame: She attended Columbia University.

Family/ Relationships

Ai-Jen Poo Ethnicity/Religion/Nationality

She was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania to Mu-ming Poo and Wen-jen Hwu. Her father is a neuroscientist who immigrated to US from Taiwan in 1970s. Her mother was an oncologist.

Ai-Jen Poo Affair/Married

She is married to George Goehl. Visit her twitter for more information.

Profile / Wiki / Information

Personal Information

  • Full Name: Ai-jen Poo
  • Nicknames: Aijen
  • Birthday: 1974
  • Age: 44/45 years old
  • Birthplace: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • Current Residence: United States
  • Education: Columbia University
  • Profession: labor activist
  • Nationality: American
  • Ethnicity/Race: Her parents are Taiwanese-American
  • Religion:  Not Available
  • Zodiac: Not Available
  • Spouse/Wife: George Goehl
  • Children: Not Available

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  • Height: Not Available
  • Weight: Not Available

Trivia/ Facts that you probably didn’t know

  • Her father is a neuroscientist who immigrated from Taiwan to US in 1970s.
  • She attended the 75th Golden Globe Awards in 2018 as a guest of Meryl Streep.
  • She has been mentioned as a potential future Secretary of Labor under a Democratic Administration.
  • She is a recipient of MacArthur Award in 2014.
  • She is the director of National Domestic Workers Alliance.

Memorable Quotes:

One thing I’ve learned, in the face of all kinds of indignities, domestic workers take so much pride in their work and love the children they care for.