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.

Kelly J. Orser

President Duties


Briana Broderick

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.

Sarah Bunting

Recording Secretary
Recording Secretary Duties

Wendy has been on full-time release from the Department of Paediatrics and working in the Local 2010 Union Office since October 2018 as the Financial Secretary and Office Administrator.
Jill is the Administrative Secretary in the Department of Economics, and is active on the Social and Women’s Committees.
Christina has both her BAH and MA from Queen’s and works in the Department of Sociology as the TA Coordinator for SOCY 122. Christina is active with EdCom, Orientation and many other aspects of Local 2010.
Curtis works in the department of Undergraduate Admission and Recruitment and also serves as a Steward.
Megan Lenz
Megan works in Student Awards as an Awards Officer (Admission Awards Program). Megan is also training to be a Steward.
Julia Savage is an Academic Assistant in Continuing and Distance Studies and a term adjunct instructor.
Elizabeth is the Financial Assistant in the Department of Chemistry.
Cheryl is the Financial Assistant in the School of Rehabilitation Therapy and is also a Steward.
Matthew Lee
Matthew is an Academic Assistant with the Faculty of Engineering.  He is a Professional Engineer in Ontario and works as a Senior Engineer with Transport Canada outside the university.

Matthew Lee

Chairperson of the Academic Assistants’ Unit



Wendy Phillips

Office Manager


Gary Larsen

Grievance Officer and Strategist