IAMJournal

The IAM Journal (ISSN 1083-0413) is published by the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers, 9000 Machinists Place, Upper Marlboro, MD 20772.(301) 967-4520. Fax: (301) 967-4586. Printed by Kelly Press, 1701 Cabin Branch Drive, Cheverly, MD 20785

Robert Wood, Director of Communications
Jonathan Battaglia, Assistant Director of Communications

Communications Staff
Valana Cochran, John Lett, Kiley Hernandez, Tanya Hutchins, Rich Luciani, Andrew Hounshell, DeLane Adams, Joe Heckman, Michelle Furman, Tyrone Richardson, Ross Olson, Terri Crutchfield, Lisa Canning

Mailing Inquiries: IAM Membership Services, (301) 967-4525
Editorial Inquires: IAM Communications, (301) 967-4520

About the Cover

IAM District 19 representatives worked with Alstom to get us in the Hornell, NY plant where Local 2741 members are building America’s first high-speed train. During that visit, I was able to capture this photo of member Sadie Payne working on wiring for the new Amtrak project. The contrast of the high-tech wiring harness and the 100-plus year-old brick is what catches my eye.

 

 —IAM Communications Representative Andrew Hounshell

The Machinists Union is your union. Your membership means you have 600,000 men and women just like yourself at your side. Together, we have the numbers and the leverage we need to make better lives for our families.

The IAM Executive Council is charged with representing you and making our union even stronger. Their mission is to carry out the vision of our membership as voted on and ratified by member-delegates to the 2016 Grand Lodge Convention. From the shop floor to our leadership, the IAM is united in our fight for a fair economy for every working family and community.

Bob Martinez

Bob Martinez

INTERNATIONAL PRESIDENT

Dora Cervantes

Dora Cervantes

GENERAL SECRETARY-TREASURER

Gary R. Allen

Gary R. Allen

GENERAL VICE PRESIDENT, WESTERN TERRITORY

Sito Pantoja

Sito Pantoja

GENERAL VICE PRESIDENT, TRANSPORTATION

Mark Blondin

Mark Blondin

GENERAL VICE PRESIDENT, AEROSPACE

Jimmy Conigliaro Sr.

Jimmy Conigliaro Sr.

GENERAL VICE PRESIDENT, EASTERN TERRITORY

Rickey Wallace

Rickey Wallace

GENERAL VICE PRESIDENT, SOUTHERN TERRITORY

Stan Pickthall

Stan Pickthall

GENERAL VICE PRESIDENT, CANADA

Brian Bryant

Brian Bryant

GENERAL VICE PRESIDENT, HEADQUARTERS

Steve Galloway

Steve Galloway

GENERAL VICE PRESIDENT MIDWEST TERRITORY

Robert A. Scardelletti

Robert A. Scardelletti

TCU NATIONAL PRESIDENT

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