OPSEU's Executive Board

OPSEU's Executive Board

Four-digit dialling for Executive Board Members

OPSEU Executive Board Members can be reached directly by dialing 1-800-268-7376 followed by the EBM’s four-digit phone extension shown below each member below.

Executive Board Minutes

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Meet your Executive Board Members

2017 - 2019 Executive Board Committees

Region 1 - London, Sarnia, Windsor

Philip Shearer

Philip Shearer

pmshearer@rogers.com
519-494-7301 (c)
OPSEU x5812

Laurie Nancekivell

Laurie Nancekivell

laurieopseu@gmail.com
519-280-2151 (c)
OPSEU x5813

Len Elliott

Len Elliott

Regional Vice-President
lenelliott@rogers.com
519-857-4000 (c)
OPSEU x5811

 

Region 2 - Niagara, Guelph, Hamilton, Owen Sound

Eduardo Almeida

Eduardo (Eddy) Almeida

1st Vice-President/Treasurer
ealmeida@opseu.org
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905/574-5943 (home)
416/448 7432 (fax)
1-855-390-2135 (cell)
OPSEU x8303

Erin Thorson

Erin Thorson

ethorson@cogeco.ca
905-730-6413 (cell)
OPSEU x5822

Lucy Morton

Lucy Morton

Regional Vice-President
lucyamorton@rogers.com
905-317-9464 (c)
OPSEU x5821

 

Region 3 - Orillia, Parry Sound, Peterborough

Sara Labelle

Sara Labelle

Regional Vice-President
sassa26_ca2003@yahoo.ca
905-914-4037 (c)
905-440-4747 (h)
OPSEU x5831

Janel Perron

Janel Perron

jcperron@rogers.com
705-717-6833 (c)
OPSEU x5833

Tracy Vyfschaft

Tracy Vyfschaft

tracyregion3@gmail.com
905-809-5096 (c)
OPSEU x5832

 

Region 4 - Ottawa, Kingston, Cornwall

Gareth Jones

Gareth Jones

Regional Vice-President
marchdweller@gmail.com
613-809-3319 (c)
613-341-2870 (w)
OPSEU x5842

Smokey Thomas

Smokey Thomas

President
wthomas@opseu.org
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416/443-8888 (work)
416/443-8713 (fax)

Chrisy Tremblay

Chrisy Tremblay

chrisy.tremblay@hotmail.com
613-882-7155 (c)
OPSEU x5843

 

Region 5 - Toronto

Julius Arscott

arscottj@hotmail.com
647-728-9143 (c)
OPSEU x5852

Myles Magner

Myles Magner

Regional Vice-President
mylesmagner@gmail.com
416-427-2606 (c)

Jessica Sikora

Jessica Sikora

sikora.jessica@gmail.com
647-444-5734 (c)
OPSEU x5851

 

Region 6 - Sault Ste. Marie, Sudbury, Timmins, North Bay

Michel Bisallion

Michel Bisaillon

Regional Vice-President
britgoalie@cogeco.ca
705-492-8818 (c)
OPSEU x5861

Tara Maszczakiewicz

Tara Maszczakiewicz

presidentL684@gmail.com
705-257-0543 (c)
OPSEU x5863

Jean Luc Roy

Jean Luc Roy

jlroyopseu@gmail.com
705-698-2403 (c)
OPSEU x5862


Region 7 - Thunder Bay, Dryden, Kenora

Ed Arvelin

eddyarvelin720@gmail.com
807-628-9187 (c)
OPSEU x5873

Kenneth Maclam

Kenneth Maclam

kenneth_maclam@hotmail.com
807-472-3145 (c)
OPSEU x5871

Carl Thibodeau

Carl Thibodeau

Regional Vice-President
carlthib@shaw.ca
807/767-3888 (f)
807/629-8667 (c)
807/475-8401- ext. 234 (w)
OPSEU x5872

 

2017 – 2019 Executive Board Committees

Indigenous Circle

Ken Maclam

Audit

Gareth Jones
Carl Thibodeau
​Chrisy Tremblay

Central Political Action

Len Elliott
Sara Labelle
Ken Maclam

Convention Committees

Resolutions: Laurie Nancekivell
Constitutional: ​Carl Thibodeau
Credentials: Janel Perron
Planning: Tracy Vyfschaft

Disability Rights Liaison

Philip Shearer

Excluded Staff Hiring

Ed Arvelin

Francophone Committee

J.L Roy

Highest Ranking Female (NUPGE & OFL Seats)

Sara Labelle

In Solidarity Board Liaison

Tara Maszczakiewicz

MDT/SDT Ad Hoc

Ed Arvelin
Chrisy Tremblay

OPSEU Resource/OPSEU Enterprises

Lucy Morton
Tracy Vyfschaft

Pension Liaison

Len Elliott
Gareth Jones

PHRC Board Liaison

Sara Labelle

PWC Board Liaison

Chrisy Tremblay

PYC Board Liaison

Erin Thorson

Rainbow Alliance Liaison

Tara Maszczakiewicz

Retirees Board Liaison

Erin Thorson

Social Mapping

Laurie Nancekivell

Solidarity Fund Board

HIV/Aids Work (Live and Let Live): Philip Shearer
International Humanity Work: Michel Bisaillon
International Solidarity Work: J.L Roy

Staff Negotiating

Len Elliott
Sara Labelle
​Laurie Nancekivell
​Tracy Vyfschaft

Staff Pension Plan Trustees (term continuing)

Len Elliott
Sara Labelle
Myles Magner
​Jessica Sikora 

Strategic Planning

Lucy Morton
Philip Shearer
​Tracy Vyfschaft

Workers of Colour Caucus

Julius Arscott

2017 Executive Board and Executive Committee Meeting Dates

Board

January 25-26; March 8-9; April 5; May 17-18; June 14-15; September 27-28; October 25-26; November 29-30; December 13-14

Committee

January 12; March 2; April 4; May 11; June 8; September 14; October 19; November 9 & 28

2018 Executive Board and Executive Committee Meeting Dates

Board

Board

January 17-18; March 21-22; April 18; May 23-24; June 20-21; September 26-27; October 24-25; November 21-22; December 12-13

Committee

January 11; March 15; April 17; May 17; June 14; September 20; October 18; November 8 & 20

Publication Date: 

Wednesday, April 12, 2017 - 2:00pm