THE CANDIDATES

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THE CANDIDATES



On Friday, April 20th at noon nominations closed for the CAW Local 2301 Executive Board and CAW Convention delegate positions.

The following people have been acclaimed to their nominated positions:

Vice President – Jose Pires

Financial Secretary – Chris Melo

Sergeant-at-Arms – Lucas Oke & Gord Klassen

Trustees – Karen Jonkman & Jose DaSilva & Cliff Madsen

Elections Committee – Sean McGourty & Roger Papish & Ron Correira

There will be an election for the following positions:

President – Running are: Rick Belmont & Ed Abreu

Business Agent – Running are: Cam Wiebe & Martin McIlwrath

Recording Secretary – Running are: Sean O’Driscoll & Mike Szmata

Union Safety Rep – Running are: Mike Schmidt & Al Seager

Guide – Running are: Tina Slanina & Ron Fossl

CAW Convention (4 positions) – Running are:

Ed Abreu

Sean O’Driscoll

Cliff Madsen

Lucas Oke

Shane Woods

Jose DaSilva

Chris Melo

Cam Wiebe

Martin McIlwrath

Mike Szmata

On Friday, April 20th at noon nominations closed for the ORG Chief Area OHS&E Reps.

The following people have been acclaimed to their nominated positions:

ORG 6 – Sean O’Driscoll

ORG 20 (Kemano) – David Melanson

There will be an election for the following positions:

ORG 8 – Vacant

ORG 10 – Vacant

ORG 12 – Running are: Reg Roy & Ron Fossl

ORG 17 – Vacant

ORG 20 (Kitimat) – Vacant

Elections will take place on Tuesday, May 8th from 6:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. An advanced poll will be held on Wednesday, May 2nd from 6:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.

A special Hotline with the candidates’ background will be issued shortly.

Issued by CAW Local 2301

April 20th, 2012