On November 1, 2014, at Chetcuti Hall in San Bruno, your Local Union held its nominations meeting for all Teamsters 856 Executive Board positions.
Current Teamsters 856 Secretary-Treasurer Peter Finn, along with the entire Executive Board, were nominated, without opposition, to continue to lead the Union. Those nominated unopposed were declared elected by acclamation for a three-year term beginning in January.
“We are humbled and honored to have the opportunity to continue to stand with the members of 856 as we fight every day for economic progress and fairness on the job,” Finn said. “We are excited to build on our successes, take on new challenges, and continue to move our Local Union forward,” he said.
President Mike Lagomarsino chaired the nominations meeting, which was attended by members from a broad spectrum of professions from both the private and public sectors. “The entire Executive Board would like to thank the members of Local 856 for their support,” Lagomarsino said. “We take the responsibility of the job very seriously and are more committed than ever to work tirelessly to advance the interests of the membership.”
“It’s important that we continue to build an active membership and advance the agenda of working families,” said Vice President Rudy Gonzalez. “I’m grateful to have this opportunity to serve the rank and file of Local 856.”
The new Teamsters 856 Executive Board consists of the following members:
Peter Finn, Secretary-Treasurer/Principal Officer
Mike Lagomarsino, President
Rudy Gonzalez, Vice President
Paola Gleeson, Recording Secretary
Mark Gabriel, Trustee
Judy Rodrigues, Trustee
Lisa Chin, Trustee