The Clean Slate Project is led by Sharon Block and Benjamin Sachs, who bring a unique combination of the necessary expertise to take on this policy challenge. Together, they have decades of experience in labor policy development. Sachs and Block have taken leadership roles in exploring the most important of today’s labor policy issues, including the impact of automation on labor markets, growth of the gig economy, new forms of worker organizations and the future of the labor movement.
Sharon Block, Executive Director, Labor and Worklife Program, Harvard Law School; Lecturer on Law, Harvard Law School; former Member, National Labor Relations Board; Senior Counselor to Secretary of Labor Tom Perez; and Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for Labor.
Benjamin Sachs, Kestnbaum Professor of Labor and Industry and Faculty Co-Director, Labor and Worklife Program, Harvard Law School. Sachs is the Co-Founder and Editor in Chief of OnLabor.org, the country’s leading labor law blog.