Whittier Union High Chapter 42

NEXT CHAPTER MEETING

  • Wed. Nov. 13 , 2019 
  • CSEA Offices
  • V13 - SEC Campus
  • 4:30 pm
2019-2020 CHAPTER VOTING ELECTION 1

2019-2020 CHAPTER VOTING ELECTION 1

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 Voting : OCT 16 - OCT 23 

Executive Board

 
CHAPTER PRESIDENT
ARTHUR SIEGRIST JR

1ST VICE PRESIDENT
SANDRA RUIZ

2ND VICE PRESIDENT
JEROME WILSON

CHAPTER SECRETARY
JANICE ZOLNEKOFF

CHAPTER TREASURER
MARYLOU ALMADRONES

COMMUNICATIONS OFFICER
ERMA QUINN

IMMEDIATE PAST PRESIDENT
VICKI LINTA

SERGEANT AT ARMS
MARTA GALAN

CHAPTER WEBMASTER (appointed)
ALBERT FERRANCO

Union Contacts


AREA G

AREA DIRECTOR
IVAN PASTRANO

REGION 11

REGIONAL REPRESENTATIVE
THERESA GRIPP

FIELD OFFICE
SANTA FE
4600 SANTA ANITA AVE
EL MONTE  91731
(800) 988-6949

FIELD DIRECTOR
SHAWANA GRACE

LABOR RELATIONS REPRESENTATIVE
MITCHELL STEWART

Employer(s) / District(s)


WHITTIER UNION HIGH

 

WELCOME!!

 

As Chapter President I want to welcome you to our CSEA Whittier Union Chapter 42 website.  This website is designed to provide you with information about our chapter and its activities.  We meet each month on the 2nd Wednesday  at 4:30 p.m.  Please be sure to log in to the site with your CSEA credentials and check out the members only section for Chapter Meeting Locations, Agendas, Minutes , and other valuable information in the "Membes Only" section.  

 

 

We Are CSEA!!

 

Collective Bargaining Is the Best Way to Raise Wages

Collective bargaining is the process in which you and your coworkers come together through your unions and negotiate contracts with your employers to determine their terms of employment, including pay, benefits, hours, leave, job health and safety policies, ways to balance work and family and more. Negotiating together is a way to solve workplace problems.

Common things that are collectively bargained include things like:

  • Pay equity
  • Leave (vacation, parental, sick)
  • Workplace health and safety standards
  • Project Labor Agreements

 

Union Jobs Help Achieve Work-Life Balance


You deserve to make more than just a decent living, you deserve a decent life.

Everyone knows—family comes first. Whether it’s being able send your kids off for their first day of school, or caring for an elderly parent who is ill, being there and providing for family isn’t negotiable.

There’s more to life than work. Which is why people join unions to negotiate together for work-life balance. Union members speak up together to make life better through:

Consistent schedules and no mandatory overtime.
Flexible schedules, like a four day work week or working from home.
Time off to take care of family or attend school events.
Paid vacation you can actually take without feeling guilty or overwhelmed when you return.
Longer maternity leave and paternity leave, with staffing to back-fill your position while you’re out.
Student loan repayment and scholarships.
Job training programs for career mobility.
Wages and benefits that keep up with the cost of living.
Family-friendly work environments.


A voice on the job is priceless. You deserve respect and recognition for the hard work you do.

 

2019 CSEA Annuel Conference

CSEA's conference kicked off with a bang at Paris, Las Vegas! Delegates from accross the great state of California decended upon the Silver State to deliberate on rules and resolutions. We are enthusiastic and energized to takle the new challenges facing our union.

Members interested in becoming a delegate for 2020 must attend 50% of the meetings in a year. It is a wonderful opportunity for members who use to represent our chapter at the state level and have a voice in upcoming policy.

1st Vice President Sandra Ruiz honored with 2019 Unsung Hero Award for her dedication

Congratulations to Sandra Ruiz on recieving the CSEA Unsung Hero Award for Chapter 42!!  Sandra has been a CSEA member for over 21 years, and last year decided to step up and run for 1st Vice President.  She has been an intregal part of the the Chapter and is always willing to step up.  

Sandra is a both a proud Parent and Grandparent and continues to be a shining example of what it takes to get invovled to help our members.  

2019 Member Recognition Banquet - 5 Chapter 42 Members received their Union Steward Jackets

This past Saturday, CSEA Chapter 42 was proud to attend the 2019 Member Recognition Banquet where, Marianne Marquez,, Marta Galan, Art Siegrist, Matthew Lacy, and Albert Ferranco all received their Union Steward Jackets.

Please be sure to walk up and say Thank You to these members who have joined an exclusive club of Jacketed Union Stewards completing the year long training class, allowing them to represent our members.

2019 SPRING BREAKFAST, CLASSIFIED APPRECIATION AND SCHOLARSHIP AWARDS BANQUET

 

On Monday, April 22, 2019, the Classified Employees of C.S.E.A. Chapter 42 came together with Association 1st Vice President Matthew "Shane" Dishman, 2nd Vice President Adam Weinberger, Local Chapter 42 Board and Membership, and the Whittier Union High School District Board of Trustees to celebrate and honor members and their dependents. 

Superintendent Martin Plourde honored classified members with 25 & 30 years of service by presenting them with certificates of appreciation for their years of dedicated service.  In addition, Chapter 2nd Vice Presisent Jerome Wilson honored member’s dependents in pursuit of a higher education, by awarding 9 scholarships. 

Check out the photo page for a complete look at the entire breakfast.

 

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