This year, for Black History Month, we're taking a look at a group of leaders who are currently active making Black history across the labor movement. Check back daily for a new profile and meet some of the people working to improve not only their community, but also to improve conditions for working people across the country. Today's profile is Belle Allen of the Theatrical Stage Employees (IATSE).
Belle Allen has proudly worked as a training director for Theatrical Stage Employees (IATSE) Local 480 in Albuquerque, New Mexico. She began her career working for the Department of Energy then spent a decade as an IT project manager before moving to New Mexico, where she discovered a thriving entertainment industry. Allen currently serves as Local 480’s director of training and diversity and co-chair of their Inclusion Committee.