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Guild ratifies leadership for 2016-2017 term

Guild members met on Saturday during the last EC RA GM meeting for the year, and entered written nominations for unit and Local leadership.  Local President, Derek Moore, the head of the Santa Rosa Press Democrat unit, called for nominations from the floor and none were made.

Nominations were closed and there were no contested positions.  Congratulations and thank you, all!  Here are the leaders for the next two-year term:

  • Executive Officer – Carl Hall, member at-large
  • President – Derek Moore, Santa Rosa Press Democrat unit
  • First Vice President – Gloria La Riva, Typographical sector
  • Vice President – California – Richard Knee, Freelance unit
  • Vice President – Hawaii – Tom Callis, Hawaii Tribune Herald unit
  • Vice President – language workers – Rene Garcia, Interpreters Guild of America (IGA)
  • Secretary – Tanner Stinchfield, ESL Teachers United
  • Treasurer – Michelle Caplette, ASLIU

Leaders of our Guild units will be posted soon…

Kat Anderson

Kat Anderson

Pacific Media Workers Guild Administrative Officer/Business Agent, founder of Bay News Rising mentorship program for college journalism students and editor of mediaworkers.org.

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