Brother and Sisters in a letter that was sent out to all Locals on August 28, 2015, the International Vice President for the 10th District Mr. Bobby Klein announced his retirement effective October 31, 2015. Vice President Klein has served in the Vice President position for over thirteen years. We wish Bobby and Sharon a happy retirement and we appreciate his many years of dedicated service to the IBEW.
On November 1, 2015, Mr. Brent Hall assumed the position of International Vice President for the 10th District.
Brother Jim Denton has announced his intentions to retire as the International Representative assigned to the Arkansas region on September 30, 2015. Jim has been an International Representative for the 10th District since 1998. Pictured above is Jim and Gwen Denton, we wish them both a happy Retirement!
2015 IBEW 10th District Progress Meeting
This years 10th District Progress meeting was held in Chattanooga, TN. and I think most will agree it was a huge success. Delegates and Guest were able to meet the new International President Lonnie R. Stephenson. Lonnie was appointed to the International Presidents position on May 27, 2015.
In addition, other speakers to this years meeting included.
Salvatore J. Chilia
International Secretary-Treasurer, IBEW
William W. Riley
International Executive Council, IBEW 4th District
International Executive Council, IBEW 6th District
Secretary, International Executive Council, IBEW
Mary Mancini, Chair
Tennessee Democratic Party
Charles G. Pardee
Executive Vice President & COO
Tennessee Valley Authority
Vice President, Director of Labor Relations
Henkels & McCoy
Coach Phillip Fulmer
University of Tennessee
NCAA Football Hall of Fame
Janet Schwingshakl and Linda Mathews, conducted New Business Manager II training this week at Local Union 175 in Chattanooga, TN. Pictured above are those completing the training and being congratulated by Vice President Bobby Klein.