Born and raised in the Ottawa region, Jeff is the 1st Vice President of Local 34-O, a composite local representing over 500 Bell Craft, BTS, and Expertech members. He’s been part of the Local executive for over 20 years. A Bell Canada Cable Repair Technician since 2000, he was elected to the Bell Craft Bargaining team as a young worker and was at the table again in 2016. He was a member of the local union taskforce team; organizing events, rallies and membership engagement in the Ottawa and Seaway region for 18 months prior to the pandemic and has also been the election team co-ordinator in the Ottawa region for several provincial and federal elections. He was recently re-elected Vice Chair of the Ontario Communications Council representing members from 6 bargaining units related to Bell Canada in 27 Locals spread throughout the province, and he was also a delegate to the Quebec Council of the OCC for several years.
Jeff is dedicated to pushing for the improvement of rights and working conditions for members in telecommunications and of all workers from all sectors in Canada.