With 51.8% of the vote, Philip Wachsler has been elected in the race for Local 509 Union Trustee. Wachsler, a longtime steward and Secretary of Grievances from the Department of Transitional Assistance chapter, will join fellow Trustees Patrick Barry Michael Grunko.
Trustees are charged with safeguarding the finances of the union, working with the Treasurer to oversee annual audits and select banks and other investment vehicles. The trio also oversee special elections to fill vacancies between General Elections and serve as Ex Officio members of the Joint Executive Board.
Please join us in welcoming Phil to the Local 509 Trustee team.