Local 793 business manager Mike Gallagher has announced a number of changes to the executive of the union.
The changes were prompted by the resignation of financial secretary John W. Anderson who is leaving to take up a new position and challenge as an administrator at Global Benefits.
A meeting of the union officers was held Jan. 3 to appoint a replacement.
In accordance with Article XXIV, Subdivision 1, Section F of the union’s Constitution, the officers voted unanimously to appoint Rick Kerr as financial secretary. He had been vice-president.
The officers also voted to:
- Appoint Joe Dowdall as vice-president. He had been recording-corresponding secretary.
- Appoint Brian Alexander as recording-corresponding secretary. He had been an executive board member.
- Appoint David Turple as an executive board member.
The officers were sworn in at an executive board meeting Jan. 13.
Article VII of Local 793’s bylaws state that if a vacancy occurs in any office or on the executive board, it shall be filled in accordance with Article XXIV, subdivision 1, section f of the Constitution.
Following is the executive of the union: