Local 12 Staff

Local 12 has a seven person staff: A General Counsel, a Labor Consultant, 4 Union Representatives, an Organizer and one Administrative Support Staff.

Joe LeBlanc - General Counsel jleblanc@opeiu12.org
Ryan Mortensen
– Labor Consultant  rmortensen@opeiu12.org
Lance Lindeman – Union Representative lance.lindeman@opeiu12.org
Traci Murphy – Union Representative tmurphy@opeiu12.org
Jim Niland - Union Representative jniland@opeiu12.org
Haylee Hilton-Organizer hhilton@OPEIU12.org
Sandy VonDeLinde – Bookkeeper svondelinde@opeiu12.org

Local 12 Executive Board

Local 12 has a ten member Executive Board made up of members and elected by the members. There are four Officers (President, Vice President, Secretary Treasurer, and Recording Secretary), and Six Sector Representatives. The Sector Representatives are determined by grouping those units with a common theme, the sectors are: Healthcare Facilities sector, Public Utilities sector, Public Employees sector, a Union Sector and a Miscellaneous sector. If you are interested in serving on the Executive Board, to guide the direction of our Union, please contact our General Counsel or President.

Membership Meetings

Local 12 has five membership meetings a year: January, March, May, September and November. The dates for these meetings are posted on our website at the beginning of each year.

Why should you come?

Get to know what’s going on in your Union! Find out what’s going on at other work sites! It’s your Union! Have your voice heard! Do you have an idea? Come share it? Meet your fellow Union members!