Lakea C. A. K. Tjomsland

Unit 3 Director

 

Why are you running for office?

As a Director I will give our membership a strong voice and insure your interest are being represented. I have been an advocate for over 10 years. I will continue to preserve and strengthen member rights and benefits. I will work to communicate and keep membership more informed.

What are your goals?

My goals are to strengthen communications between the union and its membership. I will work to strengthen and grow our membership. I will continue to preserve and be an advocate for our member rights, benefits, wages through collective bargaining, legislative advocacy and political action.

Background:

  • HGEA member since 1999
  • Steward for over 10 years
  • HPD Agency Council chair 2012-present
  • HPD agency council vice-chair 2008-2012
  • Unit 3 Delegate 2008-present
  • General Assembly member 2010,2012,201 4,2016,2018
  • Election Committee member 2014-2016
  • Member Benefits Committee 2017-present
  • OlD Vice-Chair 2017-present
  • Unit 3 Negations Committee 2017-present