Russ Garnett was re-elected to a third term as business manager of Roofers Local 49. He ran unopposed. Garnett has held the post since April 2011, when he was appointed on an interim basis. He won election in a 5-person race in August. He previously served two terms as president in the late ’90s and early 2000s, and one term as vice president.
Also re-elected by acclamation were Travis Hopkins, president; Ray Carpenter, vice president; Darrell Hopkins Sr., recording secretary; and James Breneman, warden.
Elected to Local 49’s Executive Board were: Ray Carpenter- chair, Travis Hopkins, James Breneman, James Dittemore, Sean Maybee, Jason Barthel, and Ryan Hoover.