Vice-President since 2009, Acting President since 2018

Local 4948 Bargaining Committee since 2009

Bargaining Committee for each round of negotiations since 1998

 

Chief Steward, Grievance Committee for all Local 4948 grievances on behalf of members

In-depth experience with Ministry of Labour proceedings including arbitrations 

 

Advocacy experience dealing with City Hall and the Toronto Public Library Board 

 

Extensive experience with both political and Local 4948 bargaining campaigns

 

Extensive knowledge of the Collective Agreement with long experience representing members on issues such as job postings, redeployment, disciplines, superior duties, accommodations, and harassment cases

 

Active leadership role during 2012 Strike

Labour Relations Steering Committee 

 

Vacation Issues Committee

 

Toronto and York Region Labour Council delegate

Local 4948 Treasurer - 10 years experience

 

Local 4948 Bargaining Committee since 2009 

 

CUPE National Financial Officer Training Certificate

 

Past employment at Royal Bank of Canada

 

Bonded, accountable

 

Extensive knowledge of the Collective Agreement

 

Lead organizer for Local 4948 annual events (Word on the Street, Labour Day) 

 

Executive Committee Liaison for the Central Joint Occupational Health & Safety Committee

 

Active leadership role during 2012 Strike

 

Health & Safety Certified

 

Ergonomics Certified

 

Grievance Committee 

 

Labour Relations Steering Committee

 

Co-Chair, Employee Assistance Program 

 

Co-Chair, Hours of Work Committee

 

Past Strike Committee Area Chair

 

Toronto and York Region Labour Council delegate

Recording Secretary since 2009

Local 4948 Bargaining Committee since 2009

Bargaining Committee for multiple rounds of negotiations since 1998

Expertise in research, writing, and document retrieval 

Extensive experience in minute-taking, records, and correspondence 

Proven experience in official communications, including publicity, e-lists, and social media

Administrator of membership database and online member site

Extensive knowledge of the Collective Agreement 

In-depth knowledge of Green Shield insurance issues

Active leadership role during 2012 Strike  

Co-Chair, Joint Benefits Committee

Grievance Committee 

Sunday Work Committee

Local 4948 Career Path Training Liaison

Labour Relations Steering Committee

Past Strike Committee Co-Chair

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