Names of the Delegates eligible to run in tomorrow’s Nomination & Election Meeting

Good morning Brothers & Sisters

For tomorrow’s delegate nominations for the upcoming Canadian Conference & International Convention. As per the review of the Election Committee, the following members have met the requirements according to the International Constitution and Bylaws:

Article V Conventions, Section 6;The President, Business Manager, Business Agents (if elected), and all full-time Officers and the Vice President will automatically, by virtue of their office, be delegates to the International Convention, provided that the provision for these combined offices shall not increase the number of delegates otherwise provided for by Section 4 of this Article. If the number of those serving in the offices listed above exceeds the number of delegates to which a local union is entitled, Officers shall be selected as delegates in the order listed in this paragraph. Additional International convention delegates and alternates must be nominated and elected at meetings of their local unions. Except in asbestos abatement regional local unions, a member, to be eligible, must have been a member of our International Association for five (5) years, must have worked as a mechanic for at least two (2) years and shall have been in continuous good standing for two (2) years and in attendance at a majority of the regular local union meetings held during the past twelve (12) months prior to date of nomination for convention delegates.”

The members are as follows:

Ronald “Jim” Adams

Laura Adams

James Bitschy

Paul Blinzer

Ralph Bunker

Alan Davidson

Stacy Edmondson

Larry Graham

Michael Guest

Jim Hackenschmidt

Ivan Harkiss

Timothy Iceton

Brian Lecht

Catherine “Donna” Lecht

Janice Matlock

Ronald Milich

Robert “Bob” Minnis

Phil Poirier

Gerry Sanderson

Derek Stock

Leonard Tibert

Michael Weiler

Each delegate MUST have a valid passport, and be able to enter the United States of America.

If your name appears on this list, and you are unable to attend tomorrow’s meeting, you can email or fax a letter attention to Shannon Tilley ( , with your acceptance letter, by June 9, 2017 no later than 4:00 pm. Nominators must attend the meeting.


In solidarity,

Brother Kevin Lecht