Results of union officer elections. Convention proceedings.
Melissa Unger, sworn in March 10, comes to the job with decades of political experience.
Jason Joeckel of Laborers Local 737 is the new secretary-treasurer of the Metal Trades Council, which represents workers at the Portland Shipyards.
It was his third race against Al Shropshire.
All candidates ran unopposed.
Local 114 represents about 1,150 workers at the Franz, Kroger, Safeway and Bimbo/Oroweat wholesale bakeries as well as bakery workers in grocery stores.
Retired school employee Everice Moro succeeds retired letter carrier Scott Blau as president of the AFL-CIO-affiliated union retirees organization.
Workers at Oregon Historical Society have been unionized since 1990, when they formed their own independent union.
Newly elected AFSCME Local 88 president Percy Winters, Jr. succeeds Jason Heilbrun, who did not seek re-election.
No politicians this time, but an emphasis on racial equity and inclusion.
AT&T Mobility employee Celeste Jones defeated incumbent Jeanette Turner.