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OPSEU’s Executive Board

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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

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
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Audit
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Central Political Action
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Convention Committees
Resolutions:
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Constitutional:
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Credentials:
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Planning:
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Disability Rights Liaison
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Excluded Staff Hiring
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Francophone Committee
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Highest Ranking Female (NUPGE & OFL Seats)
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In Solidarity Board Liaison
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MDT/SDT Ad Hoc
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OPSEU Resource/OPSEU Enterprises
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Pension Liaison
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PHRC Board Liaison
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Policy Review
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PWC Board Liaison
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PYC Board Liaison
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Rainbow Alliance Liaison
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Retirees Board Liaison
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Social Mapping
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Solidarity Fund Board
HIV/Aids Work (Live and Let Live):
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International Humanity Work:
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International Solidarity Work:
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Staff Negotiating
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Staff Pension Plan Trustees (term continuing)
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Strategic Planning
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Coalition of Racialized Workers
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2019 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