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Saulette has worked for Louisville Metro Government for 19 years at Louisville Metro Department of Corrections. She works as a Caseworker. She has been an active union member for 19 years, a union steward for 6 years, on the Executive Board for 6 years, and currently has been serving as the President for 2 years. Her goal as the President is to fight for the Members rights.
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Regina is a Compliance Officer with Air Pollution Control District. Her expertise is within the Asbestos Program where she has been conducting asbestos inspection for twenty five years. She writes and review all asbestos permits. Regina has been an active AFSCME member for twenty six years. She started as a union steward six months before Air Pollution Control underwent re-organization and she helped fight for the members to maintain their jobs. She believes that when working people join together, powerful things happen. Regina is married with two children. She enjoys interior design as well as taking old homes apart and putting them back together. She is the Church Clerk at Seven Angels Church of Truth, they call her The General for getting things done. Regina stated that we all have to remember that a group is only as powerful as its members. Previously she served as Vice President for the Executive Board and she is now enjoying her new position as Master Contract Representative and serving AFSCME the working people.
Bobby Brown has worked with Louisville Metro Government for 10 years. He works at Youth Detention Services. He has been an active AFCSME member for 9 years, has been a union steward for 5 years, has served on the Executive Board as member at large for the past 2 years. Served in the U.S Navy for 3 years and has been a local radio announcer "DJ B Real" for various radio stations. Currently DJ B Real is working with 104.7 f.m. Single father of 6 kids and grandfather to 13. He is a servant to God and to Members of AFSCME.
Ms. Lisa Trusty has been a union member for 21 years. She has served as steward twice, was Secretary on the Executive Board in the zoo union before they joined AFSCME 2629, and now serves as Member-At-Large for AFSCME 2629 Executive Baord. Lisa has worked at the Zoo for 22 years as a zookeeper for 21 of that and now is a zoo registrar.