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OPSEU/SEFPO Executive Board

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Four-digit dialling for Executive Board Members

OPSEU/SEFPO 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

Meet your Executive Board Members

Region 1 - London, Sarnia, Windsor

Laurie Nancekivell

Laurie Nancekivell

Regional Vice-President
Work: ​OPSEU x5813
Cell: 519-280-2151
Email: laurieopseu@gmail.com
Jennifer Van Zetten

Jennifer Van Zetten

Work: OPSEU x5832
Cell: 519-257-0817 (c)
Email: jennifervanzetten@outlook.com
Geoff Cain

Geoff Cain

Cell: 519-200-2740
Email: local160president@gmail.com

Region 2 - Niagara, Guelph, Hamilton, Owen Sound

Lucy Morton

Lucy Morton

Regional Vice-President
Work: OPSEU x5821
Cell: 905-317-9464
Email: lucyamorton@rogers.com
Eduardo Almeida

Eduardo Almeida

1st Vice-President/Treasurer
Work: OPSEU x8303
Cell: 1-855-390-2135
Email: ealmeida@opseu.org
Drew Finucane

Drew Finucane

Work: OPSEU x5822
Cell: 519-755-6263
Email: opseu_local219@live.ca

Region 3 - Orillia, Parry Sound, Peterborough

Sara Labelle

Sara Labelle

Regional Vice-President
Work: (416) 443-8888 x5831
Cell: (905) 914-4037
Email: sassa26_ca2003@yahoo.ca
Janel Perron

Janel Perron

Work: OPSEU x5833
Cell: 705-717-6833
Email: jcperron@rogers.com
Joel Usher

Joel Usher

Health & Safety Rep.
Work: OPSEU x5812
Cell: 905-244-5635
Email: joelxusher@gmail.com

Region 4 - Ottawa, Kingston, Cornwall

Tara Langford

Tara Langford

Regional Vice-President, Chair
Work: OPSEU x5842
Cell: 613-812-1970
Email: tlangford70@hotmail.com
Smokey Thomas

Smokey Thomas

President
Work: OPSEU x8301
Cell: 1-613-329-1931
Email: wthomas@opseu.org
Dave Doran

Dave Doran

Work: OPSEU x5843
Cell: 613-929-3283
Email: dave_doran@hotmail.com

Region 5 - Toronto

Edie Strachan

Edie Strachan

Regional Vice-President
Work: OPSEU x5853
Cell: (416) 254-0604
Email: framboisegirl@gmail.com
Anna Ainsworth

Anna Ainsworth

Work: OPSEU x5852
Cell: 647-832-7002
Email: annaopseuregion5@gmail.com
Kingsley Kwok

Kingsley Kwok

Work: OPSEU x5851
Cell: 416-835-3377
Email: kingsley.kwok.opseu@gmail.com

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

Tara Maszczakiewicz

Tara Maszczakiewicz

Regional Vice-President
Work: OPSEU x5863
Cell: 705-257-0543
Email: taramopseu@gmail.com
Kenneth Steinbrunner

Kenneth Steinbrunner

Work: OPSEU x5861
Cell: 705-360-3496
Email: steinbk67@gmail.com
Nathalie Rondeau

Nathalie Rondeau

Work: OPSEU x5862
Cell: (705) 561-5883
Email: nat_rondeau@hotmail.com

Region 7 - Thunder Bay, Dryden, Kenora

Ed Arvelin

Ed Arvelin

Regional Vice-President
Work: OPSEU x5873
Cell: 807-628-9187
Email: eddyarvelin720@gmail.com
Kenneth Maclam

Kenneth Maclam

Work: OPSEU x5871
Cell: 807-472-3145
Email: kenneth_maclam@hotmail.com
Erin Smith-Rice

Erin Smith-Rice

Chair
Work: OPSEU x5872
Cell: 807-627-8709
Email: last2know23@hotmail.com

2019 – 2021 Executive Board Committees

Indigenous Circle

Ken Maclam

Audit

Ed Arvelin
Tara Langford
Tara Maszczakiewicz

Central Political Action

Geoff Cain
Sara Labelle
Ken Maclam

Convention Committees:

Resolutions
Laurie Nancekivell
Constitutional
Ken Steinbrunner

Credentials
Tara Langford
Planning
Tara Langford

Disability Rights Liaison

Joel Usher

Excluded Staff Hiring

Ed Arvelin

Francophone Committee

Nathalie Rondeau

Highest Ranking Female
(NUPGE & OFL Seats)

Sara Labelle

 

In Solidarity Board Liaison

Tara Maszczakiewicz

MDT/SDT Ad Hoc

Ed Arvelin
Nathalie Rondeau

OPSEU Resource/
OPSEU Enterprises

Lucy Morton
Dave Doran

Pension Liaison

Janel Perron
Ken Steinbrunner

PHRC Board Liaison

Erin Smith-Rice

Policy Review

Laurie Nancekivell
Ken Steinbrunner

PWC Board Liaison

Jennifer Van Zetten

PYC Board Liaison

Drew Finucane

Rainbow Alliance Liaison

Erin Smith-Rice

Retirees Board Liaison

Dave Doran

 

Social Mapping

Laurie Nancekivell

Solidarity Fund Board
HIV/Aids Work (Live and Let Live)

Anna Ainsworth

International Humanity Work

Joel Usher

International Solidarity Work

Jennifer Van Zetten

Staff Negotiating

Tara Maszczakiewicz
Edie Strachan
Ken Maclam
Ken Steinbrunner

Staff Pension Plan Trustees
(term continuing)

Janel Perron
Drew Finucane
Ken Steinbrunner
Edie Strachan

Strategic Planning

Lucy Morton
Tara Maszczakiewicz
Anna Ainsworth

Coalition of Racialized Workers

Kingsley Kwok

 

 

Electronic voting Ad-hoc: Tara Langford, Ken Maclam, Laurie Nancekivell

Strikes Ad-hoc Committee: Tara Maszczakiewicz, Sara Labelle, Anna Ainsworth, Jennifer Van Zetten, Drew Finucane

Updated May 19, 2020

Executive Board and Executive Committee Meeting Dates

Board

January 22-23; March 20-21; April 24-25; May 22; June 26-27; September 25-26; October 23-24; November 20-21; December 11-12

Committee

January 17; March 14; April 18; May 21; June 13; September 19; October 17; November 7 & 19