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2019 OPEIU Executive Board Election Results

President: Terrie L. Bares
Vice President: Kelsie Anderson
Health Sector Representatives: Amber Campbell & Susan Holger


Dear O.P.E.I.U. Local 12 Members:

The 2019 O.P.E.I.U. Local 12 election is underway. A secret ballot election for the offices of
President, Vice President and two (2) Executive Board seats is being conducted by mail. Ballots
for this election have been mailed to members in good standing on 2/21/2019. The ballots were
mailed to members’ most current home address O.P.E.I.U. Local 12 has on file on. If you do not
receive a ballot, please call the office at 651-639-1212 to make sure we have the most up to date
address for you.

If you are missing the instructions, a ballot, a return envelope, a secret ballot envelope or if you
spoil a ballot, you may request a new ballot by contacting Election Chairperson, Stefanie Olson,
at If you request and return another ballot, only the replacement ballot
will be counted.

Labor Studies Skills Classes: Arbitration

April 15, 2019 1PM - 4PM

Check out this great class by the University of Minnesota!

OPEIU Scholarships

Please find the rules and regulations for the 2019 OPEIU John Kelly Labor Studies ScholarshipHoward Coughlin Memorial Scholarship and the Romeo Corbeil/Gilles Beauregard Summer Camp.

The deadline for the scholarships and the Romeo Corbeil/Gilles Beauregard Summer Camp is April 30, 2019. 

The OPEIU scholarships are a great benefit for OPEIU members and their families. 

Notice of Nominations/Elections and Proposed Amendment to the Constitution and Bylaws


Date: Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Time: 6:00 P.M.

Location: 2277 Highway 36 W., Second Floor Large Conference Room, Roseville, MN 55113


Nominations and Elections

Nominations will be held for Officers and Executive Board Members to the O.P.E.I.U. Local 12 Executive Board at this meeting.


Article X: Nominations and Elections

Section 2: No member shall be elected or appointed to an office in or as an Executive Board member of this Union unless he/she has been a member of this Union in good standing for at least the preceding twelve (12) months in a unit under Contract with O.P.E.I.U., Local #12.