AFSCME Volunteer Member Organizers Rise Up

Published on: December 13, 2018

LAS VEGAS — More than 160 AFSCME members gathered in Las Vegas last week to lift up the voice of public service workers and move our union forward.

At the AFSCME Volunteer Member Organizer Rise Up conference, VMOs from around the country attended skill-building training sessions and visited Nevada state employees to share the vision of improving the quality of public services and the lives of those who provide those services.

Attending from Local 1 include:

Rebecca Klare  and Marcia Woods from El Dorado

Robin Timoszyk, Alicia Philips, and Tanya English from Sutter/Yuba

Carmen Terrones-Torres from MT. Diablo CST Unit

Ana Aviles-Avila from City of Pinole

Jeanie Smith from Contra Costa Community College District