Rosalinda Guillen helped lead the United Farm Workers campaign that resulted in a contract with Chateau Ste. Michelle winery in 1995.A native of
Skagit County, she had worked in the fields when she was young, then built a successful career as a bank officer.She gave
that up to devote herself to farmworker organizing. (1.4 min)
The struggle for equality between men and
women did not end in the 1970s, nor did civil rights movements.
Even in more recent struggles women have needed to establish
themselves as capable leaders who deserve respect.Rosalinda Guillen discusses women’s
work in the 1990s campaign to unionize workers at Chateau
Ste. Michelle winery.