Your Voices Are Being Heard

What I’ve Learned So Far in My Campaign for I.U.O.E. Local 955 Business Manager It is never easy for one person to represent an entire group of people. I knew that before I decided to run for the position of Business Manager for I.U.O.E. Local 955. As the campaign has moved forward, I’ve realized just how many concerns and valid points our Members have. It has been an eye-opening and engaging experience so far. During our live streamed meet and greets, members have not been shy about expressing their thoughts with me – and it has been great! The more…

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Edmonton Meet and Greet/Facebook Live

On Saturday we held a Meet and Greet at the Hilton West Edmonton. We were glad to see a great turnout with members showing an appetite for change and new leadership within Local 955. I was lucky enough to see some old and new faces stop in. Its always a humbling experience to be the focus of a event like this but it was great to see so many other candidates for other positions attend as well. When we have more voices and ideas being utilized we become stronger as a Union. The group spoke about different issues affecting our…

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Nomination for Business Manager

Sisters and Brothers, I write today to inform the membership of the International Union of Operating Engineers Local 955 that I have accepted the nomination for Business Manager. For many of our members this past few weeks has been quite the roller coaster. Many of you seen Brother Banfield have to step away from this election. I would like to thank Victor for what he has done for this Local over the past ten years and how he has helped energize our members over the last eight months. As Victor said in his statement last week, this was never about…

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