United Steelworkers Local 2010

Queen’s University Employees Join Forces to Protect Pensions

KINGSTON, Ont. – Unions representing more than 7,000 Queen’s University employees and pensioners are joining forces to seek an agreement with the university to ensure improved pension protection and long-term sustainability for their members.

A pension co-operation agreement was signed today by representatives of the Queen’s University Faculty Association (QUFA), United Steelworkers (USW), Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) and Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU).

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Tuition Assistance Program and Child Care Benefit Reports

Please see the 2014 2015 USW 2010 Tuition Report memo and the 2014 2015 USW 2010 Childcare Final Report memo for details on the distribution of these funds.


Candidates for President
Kelly Orser
Gillian Berry

Successful candidate: Kelly Orser

Candidates for Guide
Denise Cameron
Barb Lawson

Successful candidate: Denise Cameron

The Election Committee’s full 4 page report is available for review at the union office.

All other electable positions were won by acclamation.

The new Executive will be installed at the May 20th Membership Meeting.

The full Executive for 2015-2018 is:

Kelly Orser, President
Briana Broderick, Vice-President
Karen Topping, Recording Secretary
Natasha Redknap, Financial Secretary
Treasurer, Open Position
Denise Cameron, Guide
Christina Salavantis, Inside Guard
Heather-Ann Thompson, Outside Guard
Heather Carter, Trustee
Jill Hodgson, Trustee
Cheryl Power, Trustee

Jane Russell-Corbett, Chair AA Unit