APWU President Mark Dimondstein was elected to a third term on Oct. 8. Also re-elected were Executive Vice President Debby Szeredy, Secretary-Treasurer Elizabeth Powell, Industrial Relations Director Vance Zimmerman, Legislative and Political Director Judy Beard, Organization Director Anna Smith, Research and Education Director Joyce B. Robinson, Human Relations Director Sue Carney, Retirees Department Director Nancy Olumekor and Maintenance Craft Director Idowu Balogun.
Lamont A. Brooks will become the new Clerk Craft Director. MVS Craft Director Michael O. Foster and Support Services Director Stephen R. Brooks were elected unopposed.
Sam Lisenbe was elected and Lynn Pallas-Barber reelected as Assistent Directors for the Clerk Division. Jimmie Waldon and Terry Martinez won their respective Assistent Director elections in the Maintenance Division. Javier Piñeres was reelected as Assistant Director for MVS Division and Sarah Jane Rodriguez was elected Health Plan Director. Sharyn M. Stone (Central Region), AJ Jones (Eastern Region), Tiffany Foster (Northeast Region), Kennith Beasley (Southern Region) and Omar Gonzalez (Western Region) were elected regional coordinators.
Election results are not official until verified by the American Arbitration Association (AAA). Unofficial results for all races are published below. Winners are identified by an asterisk; incumbent officers are denoted by “(I)” after their name. Certified results are expected in the next several days and will be posted on apwu.org and in the next issue of The American Postal Worker.