Kelly has been on full-time release, working in the Local 2010 Union Office since December 2012. This is her third term as President. Her position at Queen’s (held) is the Graduate Program Assistant and Professional Development Course Co-ordinator in the Department of Geological Sciences and Geological Engineering. Kelly has been a labour activist for many years.
Briana Broderick has been on release from the School of Nursing since 2014, working full-time in the USW office as Vice President and Grievance Officer. Bri wears many hats including: President of the Kingston and District Labour Council, Delegate to Provincial Council for Kingston and the Islands NDP, USW District 6 Next Gen Coordinator and Political Action Coordinator for USW District 6.
Sarah is a Queen’s Alum with a B.Mus and a B.Ed and has been involved with the union as Chair of the Next Gen Committee and sitting on the Human Rights Committee since obtaining a full-time position with Queen’s. Sarah has a background working in employment programming in non-profit and government funded agencies where she has been a long time advocate for employment equity. Sarah currently works with Career Services as a Career Counsellor.
Nathan is on full-time release from the Student Awards department with the Office of the University Registrar and has been working in the Local 2010 Union Office since January 2022 as the Financial Secretary and Office Administrator. He has held previous roles with the Smith School of Business and Athletics and Recreation at the University of Toronto. He completed his Bachelor of Arts in Sociology at Queen’s.
Chairperson of the Academic Assistants’ Unit
Tina is on full-time release from The Robert M. Buchan Department of Mining in the Faculty of Engineering where her role is Undergraduate/Graduate Program Assistant. She has been in the Mining Department for over 16 years, and she has 21 years of experience at Queen’s. Tina has been working in the Local 2010 Union Office since January 2022.