He has served as a vice president in his local as well as local chairman, delegate and secretary/treasurer. He served as a labor representative on the Hawaii Joint Apprenticeship Committee beginning in March 2000 and became Local 293 business representative/president in January 2003, along with becoming a labor trustee for the Hawaii Sheet Metal Workers’ Trust Fund. Office: (904) 268-4420 View John Previsich's business profile as President at Smart Union. Carter, since assuming the helm of Local 66, has been at the forefront of efforts providing services and support for a diversifying sheet metal membership. Email: cadams@smart-union.org (View Biography), Charles Luna (965) ... President Cosey Letter to Membership 1-14-2021: Weekly News Wrap Up 1/15/2021: Update on LUMEN MLK Action - Contact Info Sheet Metal Workers Local 3 3333 South 24th Street President: 1991 to 1995, Charles L. Little (1524) President, SMART Transportation Division: 2014-2019 John Previsich is the president of the Transportation Division of the International Association of Sheet Metal, Air, Rail and Transportation Workers, formerly the United Transportation Union. (View biography), Tessa R. Collins (1137) Member He was elevated to the position vice president – bus by the TD Board of Directors Oct. 1, 2014 and was re-elected by acclamation August 11, 2019. (View biography), Guillermo Rosales (1607) (View Biography), Chadrick J. Adams (331) He was elected second vice general chairperson in 2008 and first vice general chairperson in 2011. Phone: (320) 760-3892 (View Biography), Rick Pauli (816) Member 6 Smart Financial Credit Union 2017 Annual Report 7 The Annual Meeting of the members of Smart Financial Credit Union was called to order by the Chairman of the Board, Mr. Jeff Hamlin, Thursday, April 6, 2017, at 7:00 p.m. at the Sheraton Houston Brookhollow Hotel, 3000 North Loop West, Houston, Texas. In addition to the above, Griffey served on the Local 5 Executive Board from 2002–2005 and as an organizer and apprentice instructor until 2008, when he became president/business manager and Financial Secretary-Treasurer of his home local. Powell began his union political service in 1994 when he was elected Conductor, a position he held until 1997. He ran for the office of vice general chairperson for CSX General Committee of Adjustment GO 851 and was elected effective January 2006. View Jeremy Ferguson's business profile as President at Smart Union. He was elected national legislative director August 11, 2019. He entered into the Local 5 (Eastern TN/North Carolina) apprenticeship program in 1993. 7545 20th Ave. During his long sheet metal career, Werner served as trustee and executive board member for his home local before becoming a business representative in 2000. Email: jlopez@smart-union.org President: 2007 to 2013, John Previsich (31) In July 2010, he was elected to become the local’s business manager and served as financial secretary/treasurer. JARED CASSITY, TRANSPORTATION DIVISION ALTERNATE NATIONAL LEGISLATIVE DIRECTOR Serve as a resource and make referrals for part-time faculty on union-related issues . He also serves as chairperson of the District 3 general chairpersons’ committee. The Building Advantage Executive Board is made up of six labor and six management representatives, along with six industry advisors solving issues of mutual concern, promote use of union construction and recruitment of the future workforce. 12443 San Jose Blvd., Ste. Since that time he has served as a trustee on the Northwest District Council. DEREK EVANS, SECOND GENERAL VICE PRESIDENT. Office: (406) 752-5462 4720 Springview Rd., Charlotte, NC 28213-6757 He began his career as an apprentice in 1980 at Local 19 in Philadelphia. He implemented and continues to lead enhancements to the Union’s information technology, professional skills training and lifelong learning curricula. Randy Boles – Local 565 President Phone: 608-257-5757 • Toll Free: 888-820-5757 • email: president@smartlocal565.org SMART International General Office: 202-783-5880 (View Biography), Jamie C. Modesitt (298) In 2013, he was elected to the Statewide position of Financial Secretary/Treasurer for Local 18 and he continued in this position until 2018 when he was elected as the President/Business Manager for Sheet Metal Workers’ Local 18 and he continues in this capacity today. He served as a job site steward for several large industrial projects sites including job site foreman. (View biography), Christopher E. Bartz (1976) He took over as president/business manager of Local 104 upon Word’s retirement and currently serves as president of the Sheet Metal Western States Council. Section 11. Adams was elected as general chairperson of General Committee GO 393 in 2011. 109 Quail Springs Ct., South Hill, VA 23970-1235 Find contact's direct phone number, email address, work history, and more. Hynes is a fifth-generation railroader who hired out with Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway in Los Angeles, Calif., in 1995. His duties include responsibility for the supervision and direction of 13 business agents and one organizer whose jurisdiction includes Indiana and portions of Kentucky, Illinois and Michigan. In January 2015 he became Assistant to the General President. LUTHER MEDINA, EIGHTH GENERAL VICE PRESIDENT. A member of the Hawaii Building & Construction Trades Council since his election as Local 293 business manager in 2007, Tolentino became Building and Construction Trades treasurer in 2009. Likewise, he was elected by his fellow peers of state directors (having CSX jurisdiction) to serve as the directors’ representative on the CSX Safety Model Executive Board in 2013. Officers & Boards . Tom Wolf appointed Masino to his Transition Committee for Labor and Industry, and recently appointed him a Commissioner of the Delaware River Port Authority Board to lend his expertise in revitalizing the city’s historical ports. President-elect Joe Biden has committed to traveling by Amtrak train into Washington on the day before he is set to be inaugurated as President of the United States. Jeremy R. Ferguson (313) 24950 Country Club Blvd., Ste. Adams began his railroad career in 1997 with BNSF. Studivant serves his union as general chairperson, a position he has held since 2001, and delegate. He became a business representative on January 1, 2000, and assumed his present position of president/business manager in 2015. His leadership and industry expertise led former Mayor Michael Nutter to appoint him to the Philadelphia Department of Licensing and Inspection’s Board of Appeals in 2012, as well as the city’s Zoning Board in 2014. Sign up for email updates: Sign Up President: 1996 to 2001, Byron A. Boyd Jr. (117) Hynes was elected legislative representative of Local 1081 at Glendale, Ariz., in 2003. Fax: (202) 544-3024 (1906-1992) Associations, Teams & Special Committees (View biography), Calvin K. Studivant (759) F, Topeka, KS 66614 RICK WERNER, FIFTH GENERAL VICE PRESIDENT. Bus GCA. Carter started his apprenticeship in 1980 with Seattle Local 99 (which later merged to become SM Local 66). Sellers began his apprenticeship in 1980 at Local 19 in Philadelphia and became a journeyman four years later. Section 12. Hynes was appointed chairperson of the Rail Safety Task Force in 2009 until being elected TD alternate national legislative director at the First Transportation Division Convention in 2014. Labor Headlines. Our people are what makes us Smart Financial, and that will not change. He worked for Lewis and Lambert from 1980 to 1981, BHW Sheet Metal from 1981 to 1982, Strickland Sheet Metal in 1983, and R.F. Members of Local #5 will receive 25% off individual tickets or a buy two get two tickets free. Local 100 Union Hall/Washington, D.C. Area Offic e (Headquarters) 4725 Silver Hill Road Suitland, MD 20746 301-568-8655 800-492-8004 fax: 301-967-1683 Duties of the DART PRESIDENT Evans has also held the position of vice president of the Ontario Sheet Metal Workers and Roofers Conference since 1991. CALVIN J. STUDIVANT, VICE PRESIDENT/INTERNATIONAL REPRESENTATIVE AND GENERAL VICE PRESIDENT. Knox, Co. from 1983 until 1994, when he was elected business representative of Local 85. In 1989, he was elected warden and has served in his current position since 1991, having been elected in six successive elections. Fax: (631) 661-2180 International Association of Sheet Metal, Air, Rail and Transportation Workers Transportation Division PHONE: 216-228-9400 FAX: 216-228-5755 • www.utu.org Randy Boles – Local 565 President Phone: 608-257-5757 • Toll Free: 888-820-5757 • email: president@smartlocal565.org SMART International General Office: 202-783-5880 Duties of the PAST PRESIDENT. President: 2001 to 2004, Paul C. Thompson (94) President: 1972 to 1979, Fred A. Hardin (931) GENERAL SECRETARY-TREASURER JOSEPH POWELL. He was promoted to engineer in 2002. (View biography), John D. Whitaker III (1106) Sign up for email updates: Sign Up In 1994, he was elected to the local's executive board and was appointed as training coordinator in 1996. Phone: (865) 681-3939 He was elected to the local’s Executive Board in 1994 and appointed to be Training Coordinator in 1996. In October 2013, Whitaker was appointed alternate to the Executive Board and was elected by Transportation Division delegates for another term in 2014. Email: cadams@smart-union.org After serving in the U.S. Army and attending college, he started railroading in 1994 as a conductor on CSX at Grand Rapids, Mich. Building Advantage is a Labor Management council that promotes union construction in Southeastern Wisconsin. 214 15th St. S., Benson, MN 56215-1711 See BBB rating, reviews, complaints, request a quote & more. “A coalition of labor, government and private business leaders sat together with the people of Suffolk County to put a model together to make sure everybody was protected,” Matthew Aracich, president of the Building & Construction Trade Council for Nassau and Suffolk Counties [NSBCTC] recently told LaborPress. F, Topeka, KS 66614 From 1992 through 1997, he served as an instructor for the Hawaii Joint Apprenticeship Committee for the Sheet Metal Industry. He served his apprenticeship at George W. Rice Sheet Metal, Inc. from 1972 to 1976 and continued working there until 1980. (View Biography), Joe M. Lopez (1532) 15334 Las Vecinas Dr., La Puente, CA 91744-3819 Visit the Local 100 JATC >> Local 100 maintains training centers in each of their area offices for the purpose of training apprentices to become journeymen sheet metal workers and for the purpose of specialized training for our current journeymen members. He has been active in building a bottom-up social media presence for the Local 20 membership. CHRIS GRIFFEY, SIXTH GENERAL VICE PRESIDENT. Ferguson was elected local legislative representative in 1995; local chairperson in 1996, and secretary of the CSX/B&O General Committee, GO 049, in Jacksonville, Fla., in 2007. Cell: (816) 588-2809 A member of Local 331 in Temple, Texas, Adams became interested in becoming a union officer early in his career. Phone: (909) 532-2385 General Committees of Adjustment. Sign up for email updates: Sign Up 340, North Olmsted, OH 44070-5333 Phone: 215-564-1750 In 2005, the membership elected Mike as their Milwaukee Area #6 Business Representative where he continued in this position until 2013. (UNION PACIFIC (TP)) LC Michael Valdez - 135 Rachel St Lumberton, TX 77657 R VACANT D/AD/LC/ Page 1 of 38 As of: January-2021 SMART - TRANSPORTATION DIVISION Locals P-President, VP-Vice President, S-Secretary, T-Treasurer, C-Collector, R-Legislative Representative, D-Delegate, AD-Alternate Delegate, LC-Local Chairperson Section 11. 5990 S.W. He has served as a vice local chairperson, secretary and treasurer, legislative representative, local chairperson, assistant general chairperson, and Kentucky state legislative director. Email: cstudivant@smart-union.org Carter served as Local 66 business agent from 2002–2015, when he was elected by the Local 66 membership to serve as their business manager. Sheet Metal Workers Local #5 Members now receive a discount through Union Smart for tickets to various Motor Sports races. Email: president_td@smart-union.org A member of Local 202 in Denver, Leonard started railroading in 1997 on Union Pacific as a conductor/switchman. Email: slocal1607@gmail.com The Sheet Metal Workers' International Association was a trade union of skilled metal workers who perform architectural sheet metal work, fabricate and install heating and air conditioning work, shipbuilding, appliance construction, heater and boiler construction, precision and specialty parts manufacture, and a variety of other jobs involving sheet metal. Superior WI 54880-8330 5 Conestoga Ct., Unit 5B, Kalispell, MT 59901-6519 He worked for University Mechanical and attended classes in the evenings, a dedication to advancement through education which he has remained true to throughout his career. In December 2014, he was elevated to the position of Transportation Division alternate vice president. Masino represents over 4,000 sheet metal workers as the president and business manager of SMART SM Local 19. Email: tessaburkle@gmail.com Masino is the current president of the Pennsylvania State Council of Sheet Metal Workers, president of the Mechanical Trades District Council of the Delaware Valley, and vice president of the New Jersey State Council of Sheet Metal Workers. GREGORY HYNES, TRANSPORTATION DIVISION NATIONAL LEGISLATIVE DIRECTOR He has been a member of Local 85 since 1972 including his apprenticeship, an OSHA instructor from 1981–1987, apprentice instructor from 1984–1995 and an ITI instructor at Ohio State University 1990–1995. Cassity was elected to the office of alternate national legislative director at the Second SMART Transportation Division Convention in August 2019. The Ruby Sue Clifton Scholarship Program, named in honor of a past chairman of Smart Financial Credit Union, annually recognizes up to six outstanding high school seniors with a $2,500 scholarship. 58th St., Ste. Cassity started his railroad career with CSX in September 2005 and was promoted to engineer in 2008. 24950 Country Club Blvd., Ste. From those humble beginnings, the local has expanded in both membership and influence. Evans, business manager and financial secretary-treasurer of Local 540, South Central Ontario, Canada, was originally appointed by the General Executive Council to serve as 11th General Vice President. President: 2013 to 2019, How to contact the SMART Transportation Division, SMART Transportation Division National Safety Team. Cell: (218) 428-8353 1750 New York Ave., NW 6th Floor, Washington, D.C. 20006 Lincoln, CA 95648 Duties of the Local President This is what the SMART Constitution says… Article Twenty-One B (21B) SECTION 59 – DUTIES OF THE LOCAL PRESIDENT The President shall preside at all meetings of the Local, enforce the provisions of this Constitution and the bylaws of the Local, and exercise general supervision over its affairs. Carter has also served as secretary on the Northwest Sheet Metal Workers Pension, secretary on the Northwest Sheet Metal Workers Healthcare Trust, and chairman of the Western Washington Sheet Metal Training & Apprenticeship Program. Locals By Charter State. 983 Mulberry Lane, West Fargo, ND 58078 Joseph Sellers, Jr., is a second-generation sheet metal worker who has risen steadily in his 39 years as an industry professional and union official. 5990 S.W. Current Leadership of Union : Joseph Sellers Jr., a second-generation sheet metal worker, serves as the general president of SMART. Griffey began his career in sheet metal after graduating from Jefferson County High School in Danbridge, Tennessee. President-elect Joe Biden has committed to traveling by Amtrak train into Washington on the day before he is set to be inaugurated as President of the United States. Parks completed his apprenticeship and became a journeyman in 1995. Lancaster, PA 17602-4146 Credit Union in Houston, TX. International Association of Sheet Metal, Air, Rail and Transportation Workers Transportation Division PHONE: 216-228-9400 FAX: 216-228-5755 • www.utu.org 280 Ranchitos del Sol, Aptos, CA 95003 Find contact's direct phone number, email address, work history, and more. He was promoted to engineer in 2002. The Past President shall: Advise the President and the Executive Committee as necessary; Serve as directed by the President . The Ruby Sue Clifton Scholarship Program, named in honor of a past chairman of Smart Financial Credit Union, annually recognizes up to six outstanding high school seniors with a $2,500 scholarship. Completing a four-year apprenticeship in 1982, he has had the opportunity over the years to work in most trade areas—from shop fabrication to the installation of all types of HVAC products, as well as siding and roof decking. The Past President shall: Advise the President and the Executive Committee as necessary; Serve as directed by the President . He has played a key role in leading and directing SMART’s grassroots member engagement programs like the SMART Army and its organizing initiatives in the sheet metal industry. He was elected Arizona assistant state legislative director in 2004, was elevated to Arizona State Legislative Director in 2009, and was re-elected to that office in 2011. 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