The above elections start today and members will shortly be receiving ballot papers to participate in the above elections.
UNISON National Executive Committee are lay members of branches elected from across the various service groups to represent the views of ordinary members. Branches are entitled to nominate individuals and following that process our Branch has decided to nominate the following.
Yorkshire and Humberside Regional Seats
Liz Mawson - Regional Low Paid Seat
Tony Green - Regional Male Seat
Jenny Middleton - Regional Female Seat
Linda Crowther - Regional Female Seat
Wendy Nichols – Female seat
Lynn Poulton – Female seat
Community Service Group
John Gray - General seat – elected unopposed
Denise Charles - Female seat
Elizabeth Cameron – Female seat
Majula Kamari – Female seat
Abiola Kusoro - Black Reserved Seat – elected unopposed
Police and Justice
Maureen Le Marinel - Police and Justice Female Seat – elected unopposed
Kim Silver - Female Seat
When considering the requests for nomination the Branch felt that the above candidates had indicated that they would;
- Put members first
- Were committed to building a union that looks after its members
- Wanted to unite our union and reject the politics of division
- Fight cuts and austerity
- Grow and develop our union for the battles ahead
The Branch encourages all our members to take part in these elections so if you could spare a few minutes to complete your ballot paper before the deadline of noon on Friday 28th April 2017 that would be appreciated.
Should you not receive a ballot paper by 11th April 2017 then please ring the following number 08000857857.
Please note the deadline to request replacement ballot papers is noon on the 25th April 2017.
If you have moved house, changed jobs, got a new email address then can we please ask that you contact the branch office in order that we can update your details. Please either ring 01274 513170 or alternatively email at firstname.lastname@example.org.