CWA Local 2055 Elections: Officer Duties

CWA Local 2055 will be conducting elections for the offices of President, Vice-President, and Secretary-Treasurer for the term of office 2021-2023.  Below you can find descriptions of the duties of each office that will be up for election.  

PRESIDENT

The Local President shall:

a) be responsible for the conduct of all Local business;

b) preside at Local membership and Local Executive Board meetings;

c) prosecute grievances and appeal them to higher levels of the Union when satisfactorily settled; 

d) supervise all Local committees and serve as ex-officio member of all Local committees;

e) perform whatever additional duties as may be assigned by the Local or required by the policies of Constitution of the Union;

f) approve the payment of all bills by the Local and be one of two signatories on all Local checks.

Vice President

a) work under the direction of the Local President; and 

b) perform whatever duties may be assigned by the Local, the Executive Board, or the Local President.

Secretary-Treasurer

a) oversee the maintenance of a record of the Local membership;

b) record and maintain the minutes of all meeting of the Local and the Local Executive Board;

c) furnish the District Vice-President and Secretary-Treasurer of the Union with copies of any changes to the Local's by-laws within ten (10) days after such changes are made;

d) oversee the custody of all assets of the Local;

e) report to each membership meeting on the financial status of the Local;

f) cause to be bonded, any person who handles Local funds or other property in accordance with the Union Constitution or any State or Federal law;

g) cause the payment of all bills approved by the Local President and be one of the two signatories on all Local checks;

h) perform such other duties as may be assigned by the Local, the Local Executive, or the Local President.