Officers

The officers listed below comprise the Washington State Labor Council’s Executive Board, which establishes the WSLC’s policies and priorities between conventions. They are elected to 4-year terms by the affiliated union organizations.


PRESIDENT

Jeff Johnson

 

SECRETARY TREASURER

Lynne Dodson

 

 


VICE PRESIDENTS

By Constitution, 20 Vice Presidents are elected by district to the WSLC Executive Board. In addition, At-Large Vice Presidents represent any international union that pays per capita on 10,000 or more rank-and-file members, if that union is not already represented on the board. AFL-CIO affiliated constituency groups also have Vice Presidents appointed to represent their unique interests.

FIRST DISTRICT

Todd Crosby, United Food and Commercial Workers (Seattle)
Nicole Grant, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (Seattle)
Jon Holden, International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (Seattle)
Lee Newgent, International Association of Iron Workers (Tukwila)
Karen Strickland, AFT Washington (Seattle)

SECOND DISTRICT

Mark Lowry, Amalgamated Transit Union (Bellingham)
Christine Reid, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (Everett)
Michele Stelovich, American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (Bellingham)

THIRD DISTRICT

Bob Guenther, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (Chehalis)
Dave Myers, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (Olympia)
Shannon Walker, International Association of Machinists (Vancouver)

FOURTH DISTRICT

Paul Parmley, Teamsters (Wenatchee)
Rigo Rivas, Laborers International Union of North America (Richland)
Eric Thrift, Laborers International Union of North America (Wenatchee)

FIFTH DISTRICT

Emmanuel Flores, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (Spokane)
Tina Morrison
, American Federation of Musicians (Spokane)
Jim Tieken, American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (Spokane)

SIXTH DISTRICT

Rick Johnson, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (Port Townsend)
Vance Lelli, American Federation of Musicians (Tacoma)
Patty Rose, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (Tacoma)

AT-LARGE VICE PRESIDENT

Daniel Peters, International Federation of Professional and Technical Engineers
Anne Tan Piazza, Washington State Nurses Association
Kim Mead, Washington Education Association

CONSTITUENCY GROUPS

Cariño Barragán Talancón, Worker Centers
Jackie Boschok
, Alliance for Retired Americans
Bob Hasegawa, Asian Pacific American Labor Alliance
Verlene Jones, Coalition of Labor Union Women
Lee Malinda, Pride at Work
Gabriel Prawl, A. Philip Randolph Institute
Connie Rodriguez, Labor Council For Latin American Advancement
Ted Thomas, Coalition of Black Trade Unionists
Shaunie Wheeler, Washington Young Emerging Labor Leaders