During the general membership meeting on 9/11/18, the executive board members were notified of position changes in the board. According to the Local 189 constitution the board position vacancy was filled during that meeting. the Executive board went in to executive session to fill vacancies in the executive board. As a result, and according to the rules of our Union Constitution, the Executive Board accepted and elected Kim Gates to the position until the end of the term in January, 2019. Once Kim was voted into the position as Executive Vice President, she resigned as the Secretary/Treasurer. Nominations were then taken for the Secretary/Treasurer and Jean Andreas was nominated and elected into the position.
Nominations for all the 2019-2020 Executive Board positions will be taken at the General Membership meeting November 13th, 2018. The meeting begins at 5:30 PM and all members are welcome. It is located at 6025 E Burnside and dinner is provided.
We want to thank Jacob for the work he has done for this union, and the work he’s done as an Executive Vice President. We offer our congratulations to Kim Gates and Jean Andreas and look forward to continuing our union movement.