The below committees are fairly obvious in terms of their purpose. We encourage each and every one of you to lend a hand to the union. Serving on one of the committees below is an easy way to do it.

Part Time Faculty Committee

  • Focuses on improving part time working conditions
  • Meets on second Monday of each month
  • Co-chairs: Elizabeth Russell, and Juli Wolfgram,

Grievance Committee

  • Handles grievances and trains grievance officers
  • Chair: John Baranski,

Committee on Political Education (COPE)

  • Focuses on BOT elections and legislation
  • Chair: Juli Wolfgram,

Organizing Committee

  • Works on member education and organizing
  • Meets on first Friday of the month 1:15-2:15
  • Chair: Hong Herrera Thomas,

Communications Committee

  • Handles website, social media, press releases
  • Chair: Jessica Padilla,

Research Committee

  • Works on gathering research and data to help us with our contract negotiations and union needs
  • Chair: Melissa Fujiwara,

Social Committee

  • Works on coordinating Federation social events 
  • Chair: Angela Simon

Retiree Committee (coming soon!)

  • Works on keeping retirees connected to the union and each other. 
  • Chair: Angela Simon