Executive Board

The Executive Board term is July 2019 to June 2021.

Executive Board Portfolios

Jay Hunter, President

hunter@cupe5167.org   905-522-0917 x 225

Jay has been a member of Local 5 since 1995, and then CUPE Local 5 and 167 merged in 2000. Jay is a Lead Hand in the City Parks Department. Jay was elected to the Executive in 2006 and was the City Outside Unit Vice President for 2 terms, Executive Administrator (Recording Secretary) for 2 terms, and was elected as the Vice President/Chief Steward in 2014. Jay served 2 terms as the VP and is now the President. Jay has a wealth of experience on various committees such as: education, health & safety, job evaluation, and bylaws. Jay is our resident Job Evaluation guru!

  Jay Berberick,  Vice President

berberick@cupe5167.org    905-522-0917 x 228

Jay Berberick has been an active steward with CUPE 5167 for several years. He is happy to be in the position of Vice President and ready to work for the membership. Jay is the Chief Steward and looking forward to meeting all the location stewards and membership of CUPE 5167. Jay is a Municipal Law Enforcement Officer within the Planning and Economic Development department. Jay brings extensive knowledge of understanding legislation and the enforcement of legislation/by-laws.

Jodi Coville, Executive Administrator

coville@cupe5167.org   905-522-0917 x 229

Jodi has been a member of CUPE Local 5167 since she began at the City of Hamilton in the Community and Emergency Services Department in 2004.  Jodi is an OW Trainer. She began as a Steward in 2009, was a Trustee, newsletter committee member and was elected as Treasurer in 2012. Unfortunately due to personal reasons she was not able to complete her term after 16 months. Jodi was elected as the Executive Administrator in 2014. This is her third term. Jodi is the local’s communications and social media support. She loves when her Executive sends her pictures to keep the members informed of 5167 activities! So go like 5167 on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram!

Oral Riseing, Treasurer

riseing@cupe5167.org   905-522-0917

Oral has been a member of CUPE Local 5167 since 2004. Oral is a Financial Assistant II with the City Unit. Oral became a Steward in 2007 and was active on many committees over the years such as: bargaining, strike, and the grievance committee. Oral was elected as the Treasurer from 2008 to 2012 and 2013 to present.

Ann Jenkins, 2nd Vice President

jenkins@cupe5167.org   905-522-0917

Ann has been a member of CUPE Local 5167 since 2004 and is currently an Employment Development Councillor in the City of Hamilton Unit. Ann was elected to the 3rd Vice President position in 2010 and served 4 terms prior to being elected 2nd VP. Ann was also a Steward, JHSC committee member, and is CUPE OD Education Facilitator and currently the CUPE OD OMECC Chair.

 

Virginia Stonehouse, 3rd Vice President

stonehouse@cupe5167.org  905-522-0917

 

Rose MacGowan, 4th Vice President

macgowan@cupe5167.org    905-522-0917

Rose MacGowan has been with the City of Hamilton since 1991. Rose is the Maintenance Coordinator for City Hall. Let’s be honest, everyone knows Rose, the heart of 5167! Rose started out as the Sergeant At Arms, and then was on the grievance committee, strike committee and is currently a member of the equity committee and a Steward. Rose was elected as the 4th Vice President in 2008, this is her 6th term.

Julia Horton, Equity Vice President

horton@cupe5167.org   or  905-522-0917

I am Julia Horton and have been with the City of Hamilton since July 1992. I am a Program Secretary with Homelessness Policy & Programs, Housing Services Division. I have been an active member; previously as Equity VP for a two-year term as of June 2014, on the PAC committee, was on the Elections Committee, Trial Committee, a member of the Joint Health & Safety Committee. I continue to support and stay engaged in the various activities within the union and the community at large.

 

Bruce Davis, Airport Vice President

davis@cupe5167.org or   905-522-0917

 

 

Tracey St. Aubin, City Inside Unit Vice President

staubin@cupe5167.org   905-522-0917 x 226

Tracey has been a member of CUPE Local 5167 since 2001. She is an Employment Development Counsellor in the Community and Emergency Services Department. Tracey has been an active Steward since 2008 and has been a Trustee, grievance committee member, bargaining committee member, strike committee member and was elected as the City Inside Unit Vice President in 2014. This is her 3rd term.

Barry Conway, City Outside Unit Vice President

conway@cupe5167.org   905-522-0917 x 224

Barry has been a member of CUPE Local 5167 since 2003. He works in the Arenas and Parks. Barry has been an active Steward and was elected as the City Unit Outside Vice President in 2013. Barry is a radical unionist and passionately believes in the labour movement principles. He is currently pursuing his Labour Studies degree from McMaster University. Barry is a CUPE OD Education Facilitator, HDLC delegate and HDLC Special Events Member.

Monica Galarneau, DARTS Unit Vice President

 

 

Paula Masys-Pollock, GSWS Unit Vice President

masys-pollock@cupe5167.org   905-522-0917

Paula has been working in Outreach Services at Good Shepherd Women’s Services since 1999. Paula has been active on many committees over the years such as: health & safety, grievance, newsletter, bargaining, political action, education and bylaws. Paula has been the Unit Vice President since 2008, this is her 6th term.

Sue Lavallee, Lodges Unit Vice President

lavallee@cupe5167.org    905-522-0917

Sue has been providing Administrative Support to the City of Hamilton Lodges since 2007. Sue has been an active Steward from the very beginning. In addition, she has been an active committee member participating on the newsletter, negotiating, education and bylaw committees at one time or another. Sue was elected as the Lodges Vice President in 2016. Sue has been a long time union activist for many years prior to joining CUPE Local 5167.

Anne Abram, RBG Unit Vice President

abram@cupe5167.org    905-522-0917

 

 

 

Andrew Matthews, SMH Unit Vice President