Upcoming elections at CUPE 4070

CUPE Alberta Uncategorized

The election for CUPE Local President is still on-going, members have until 6:00 pm Mountain Standard Time on Monday to cast their ballots.

Results will be posted as soon as possible after the close of ballots.

Next up: Vice President (November 20-26)

The following candidates have put forward their names to run for Vice President (Chief Steward):

  • Balfour, Alec                                     No information provided
  • Benoit, Brigitte                                 More info
  • Loiselle, Jamie                                  More info
  • MacDonald, Elyse                            More info
  • Zalac, Boris                                       More info

Three of these candidates are currently running for President. Should one of them win, their name will be dropped from the ballot.

Future elections:

Secretary Treasurer (November 27-December 4)

The following candidates have been nominated for the position:

  • Girard, JP
  • Sutaria, Kruti
  • MacLean, Riley
  • Wilcox, Kimberley

Candidates have until 48 hours before ballots open to provide CUPE with their biographical/information material. We will forward links to that material at a later date.

 

Recording Secretary (December 4 – December 10)

The following candidates have been nominated for the position:

  • Di Virgilio, Marco
  • MacDonald, Elyse

Candidates have until 48 hours before ballots open to provide CUPE with their biographical/information material. We will forward links to that material at a later date.

Base Vice-Presidents (December 11- December 17)

The following candidates have been nominated for the position of Base VP (YVR):

  • Connolly, Julia
  • D’orazio, Aurelio
  • Hill, Crystal
  • MacDonald, Elyse

The following candidates have been nominated for the position of Base VP (YYC):

  • Balfour, Alec
  • Benoit, Brigitte
  • Godsman, Janelle
  • McDonald, Laura
  • Vermeire, Janene

The following candidates have been nominated for the position of Base VP (YYZ):

  • Money (Sarasin), Rebecca
  • Steed, Ashlee
  • Zalac, Boris

Candidates have until 48 hours before ballots open to provide CUPE with their biographical/information material. We will forward links to that material at a later date.

Base VP elections will be held among the members of each individual base. In other words, only members at YYC will vote for the YYC Base VP.

Elections in 2019

Dates have been set for the election of Committee members and shop stewards (January 15-21) as well as Trustees (January 22-28).  We will provide more information about these elections and the candidates at a later date.

For all elections, you must be a CUPE member to vote. If you have not yet signed a membership card and paid your $5 initiation fee, you can do so on line here: https://westjet.cupe.ca/mainline-membership/

Know any Flight Attendants at Swoop or Encore?

If you know any Flight Attendants at Swoop or Encore, please encourage them to join CUPE. Employees can sign up here: https://encore.cupe.ca/swoop-encore-sign-a-card/