Education, Training and Apprenticeship

This Education, Training and Apprenticeship Committee focuses on the educational and workforce needs of workers and their families in Washington State. The committee’s scope covers K-12, workforce training programs, higher education (including community and technical colleges, apprenticeship programs, and colleges and universities).

COMMITTEE CHAIR:
Karen Strickland, AFT-WA

MEMBERS:

Term Ending 12/31/19
Adam Brockus, IAM 282
Kelly Coogan-Gehr, AFT
Dan Jordan, WEA
Peter Lahmann, Jr.
, LIUNA 252
Tom Lux, IAM 751 (retired)
Royal Robinson, Cement Masons 528
T. Paul Schell, IBEW 77

Term Ending 12/31/20
David Clingen, Woodworkers/IAM W38
Marsha Gallion, AFGE 3294
Erick Lee, IBEW 46
Mark McDermott, PSARA
Laura Seagraves, IATSE 15
Matthew Thompson, Roofers 153
Ivan Welch, AFGE 3937

Term Ending 12/31/22
Christine Landon, OPEIU 8
Craig Patti, IAFF 437
Renee Verone, WEA

Staff:  Emmanuel Flores