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

April Sims

 


SECRETARY TREASURER

Cherika Carter

 


VICE PRESIDENTS

 

By Constitution, 20 Vice Presidents are elected by district to the WSLC Executive Board. In addition, At-Large Vice Presidents may be appointed by the Executive Board, including representatives of any international union that pays per capita on 10,000 or more members, but doesn’t already have an elected representative. AFL-CIO affiliated constituency groups also have Vice Presidents elected to represent their unique interests.

FIRST REGION
Sean Bagsby, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers
Katie Garrow, Laborers International Union of North America
Jon Holden, International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers
Jane Hopkins, Service Employees International Union
John Scearcy, International Brotherhood of Teamsters

SECOND REGION
Debbie Gath, International Brotherhood of Teamsters
Stacy Martin, Laborers’ International Union of North America

THIRD REGION
Clint Bryson, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers
Mark Riker, Sheet Metal Workers
Diana Winther, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

FOURTH REGION
Nick Bumpaous, United Association of Plumbers and Pipefitters
Eric Thrift, Laborers International Union of North America
Jessica Wadsworth, Laborers’ International Union of North America

FIFTH REGION
Ted Cummings, United Steelworkers
Tina Morrison, American Federation of Musicians
James Tieken, American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees

SIXTH REGION
Vance Lelli, American Federation of Musicians
Chuck Moe, Laborers International Union of North America
Patty Rose, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

AT-LARGE VICE PRESIDENTS

Robert Driskell, International Brotherhood of Teamsters
David Keepnews, Washington State Nurses Association
Daniel Peters, SPEEA/International Federation of Professional and Technical Engineers
Kurt Spiegel, Washington Federation of State Employees/AFSCME
Karen Strickland, AFT Washington
Janie White, Washington Education Association

CONSTITUENCY GROUPS

Kevin Allen, Coalition of Black Trade Unionists
Michael Andrew, Pride at Work
Jo Blake, Coalition of Labor Union Women
Jackie Boschok, Alliance for Retired Americans
Ligaya Domingo, Asian Pacific American Labor Alliance
Gabriel Prawl
, A. Philip Randolph Institute
Connie Rodriguez, Labor Council For Latin American Advancement
Shaunie Wheeler James, Washington Young Emerging Labor Leaders