Melanie Pores, Retiree Council 10, at the Justice for Farmworkers Advocacy Day in Albany. Photo by Marty Kerins Jr.
PAC coordinator Ken Ulric, RC 17, encourages members to dig deep during a local union meeting. By passing the hat among attendees, and a generous donation from local coffers, the group gave $1,400 to striking Verizon workers and $700 to the Rural & Migrant Ministry to benefit farm workers.
Deb Peterson, RC 43 president, and David Dougherty, Haldane Faculty Association, sign NYSUT's pledge to vote.
Members meet with Assemblywoman Shelley Mayer, D-Yonkers, at NYSUT's Committee of 100 lobby day. From left, Bob Hudson, Glenn Lucas and Kay Staplin of RC 15/16; Judie Mirra, president Greenburgh Teachers Federation; Assemblywoman Mayer; Deborah Collier and Martin Sommer, RC 16; and Florence McCue, at-large director ED 51–53.
Kathy Fendya, RC 1, awards an RC 1–3 & 44 mini grant to Ronald Carr, Holland Teachers Association.
DID YOU KNOW?
NYSUT Retiree Services consultants serve as a resource to retired members, retiree councils and in-service locals on NYSUT retiree matters.
Tracy Beatty, RC 1–3, 44
Louise Ortman, RC 4 & 46
Peter Randazzo, RC 5 & 6
Anne Marie Voutsinas, RC 7 & 8
Barbara McCarthy, RC 9 & 10
Meryl Sasnowitz, RC 11 & 45
Jennifer Shaad-Derby, RC 12 & 13
Ellen Pincus, RC 14–16
Kathleen Lyons, RC 17–19
Joan Perrini, RC 20–23
Judy D. Kalb, RC 43
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