Chelsea is the Director of Development and Strategic Partnerships at the Worker Rights Consortium, an anti-sweatshop organization devoted to aiding workers in promoting their rights. Previously, she worked at Media Matters, a media watchdog, as well as on Capitol Hill and on President Barack Obama's first presidential campaign. She has also conducted international development work in India and Mali. She has a Masters of International Affairs from Columbia University and a B.A. in English from Brown University.