B.C. Council

About Regional Councils

Unifor’s Regional Councils and the Quebec Council are a democratic force for union activism, solidarity, and strength. They are forums of accountability and organizing centres that involve and engage local union activists in the life of the union.

2019 BC Council summary video

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2016 BC Council summary video

2015 BC Council summary video

2014 BC Council summary video

BC Council Executive

Chair: Leanne Marsh, Local 2200

Vice-Chair: James Monks, Local 433

Secretary-Treasurer: Bill Gaucher, Local 114

Members at Large: Jean Barnes (Local 333-BC), Krista Lee Hanson (Local 111), Cliff Madsen (Local 2301), Brenda Mason (Local 780-G)

BC Council Standing Committees

Political Action: Paramjit Barak (Local 3000), Rob Sangara (Local 111), Mike Smith (Local 2200)

Health, Safety & Environment: Rob Giroux (Local 1119), Robbie Sidhu (Local 111), Marc Young (Local 2301)

Lesbian,Gay, Bisexual,Transgender: Danni Fitzpatrick (111), Luis Garcia (2002), Nelson Lamarche (114)

Aboriginal & Workers of Colour: Morteza Maleki (Local 114), Jessie Rana (Local 111), Toby Stewart (Local 111)

Workers with Disabilities: Greg Duff (Local 433), Brian Gibson (Local 2000), Gord McGrath (Local 114)

Women’s: Marlena Silveira (Local 2300), Anne Cody (Local 114), Sybil Joseph (Local 111)

Young Worker’s: Cole Carreiro (Local 2300), Philip Conroy (Local 10-B), Jack Roberts (Local 603)

EFAP/ Addictions: Brenda Gluszczak (Local 333-BC), Justin Singh (Local 780-G), Madeline Young (Local 4276)