Officers and Board, 2023-24
PRESIDENT: Candice Owley, Wisconsin Federation of Nurses and Health Professionals-AFT, former president (Retired)
*VICE PRESIDENT: Luz Sosa, AFT Local 212, Milwaukee
SECRETARY: James Kroening, representative for the North Central States Region of the Carpenters Union
*TREASURER: Robin Lundgren, Office Manager, Milwaukee Area Labor Council (Retired), OPEIU Local 9, Milwaukee
Christopher F. Burkley, IBEW Local 2150, Ogdensburg
Paul Cigler Jr., Teacher, Historian, Appleton
John Drew, UAW Region 4 Representative (Retired);
Vice President UAW Local72
Judith Gatlin, AFSCME Local 1914, Greater West Central Wisconsin Labor Council, Eau Claire
Jessica Gibson, NLRB Staff Union, Milwaukee
*Adam Mertz, Library Service Associate, Brown County Library
Jillian Marie Jacklin, TAA/AFT Local 3220, Lecturer, UW-Madison
*Elizabeth Jozwiak, Assoc. Prof. of History, UW-Whitewater at Rock County
Harvey Kaye, Prof. of History, UW-Green Bay, Green Bay (Retired)
*David Newby, President Emeritus, Wisconsin State AFL-CIO, Madison
*Joanne Ricca, Legislative Representative, Wisconsin State AFL-CIO (Retired), Milwaukee
*Jon Shelton, Asst. Prof., Department of Democracy and Justice, UW-Green Bay, Green Bay
Hugh Sloan, Fox Valley Area Labor Council, Neenah
Don Taylor, professor, School for Workers at University of Wisconsin-Madison.; former union representative, organizer
*Laurie Wermter, AFSCME Local 2412, Madison
* Current term of office ends in April-May 2024. The officers and directors of the organization are elected at the Annual Meeting held in April or May of each year.
Staff: (Part-time and volunteer)
Jaclyn J. Kelly, Executive Director, AFSCME Local 526 email@example.com.
Kenneth Germanson, President Emeritus. Editor: Newsletter, Website. United Steelworkers Union Retired. firstname.lastname@example.org.
Judith Burnick, Executive Assistant. OPEIU Retired.