CUPE 1004 members elect an executive board that is responsible for the local. There are four table officers and twelve unit chairs that make up the composition of the board. Executive board is accountable to CUPE 1004 members. The local elects Trustees to verify that the financial records are in accordance with the policies and procedures.


  • Nominations open in January
  • The local runs annual elections in March
  • Elections are conducted electronically to make it more accessible for all members to participate. All members vote for the table officer and trustee positions. Only members from those specific work groups are eligible to vote for that specific unit chair position.

2021 Elections

The following positions were nominated and elected by acclamation at the January 12, 2021 Annual General Membership Meeting:

  • Unit Chair – COV FMS and Cemetery (2 year term 2021-2023) – Frank Warwick
  • Unit Chair – COV Sewers (2 year term 2021-2023) – Gary Parker
  • Unit Chair – COV Waterworks (19 mo term to March 2023) – Adwin Pal
  • Unit Chair – Parks (Maintenance, Golf Courses, Railway, Lifeguards) (14 mo term to March 2022) Jason Keurvorst
  • Unit Chair – Parks (Horticulture and Urban Forestry) – Vacant
  • Unit Chair – PHS (2 year term 2021-2023) – Tuesday Andrich
  • Unit Chair – Small Units (2 year term 2021-2023) – Tim Armstrong

The following positions were elected from the March 2021 elections:

  • President – (2 year term 2021-2023) – Andrew Ledger
  • Secretary Treasurer – (2 year term 2021-2023) – Frank Lee
  • Trustee – (3 year term 2021-2024) – Michael Thompson


  • The Executive Board meets at least once per month.
  • The Board is accountable to its members, so reports are provided at the monthly membership meetings regarding the activities of the Local.

Meet the Team

Table Officers

President Andrew Ledger Portland Hotel Society employee
Vice President Scott McIntosh City of Vancouver FMS employee
Secretary Treasurer Frank Lee EasyPark employee
Communications Officer Dennis Donnelly Pacific National Exhibition (PNE) employee


 Unit Chairs

FMS and Cemetery (City of Vancouver) Frank Warwick
Sanitations & Landfill (City of Vancouver) Greg Royle
Sewers (City of Vancouver) Gary Parker
Streets (City of Vancouver) Michael Lupo
Waterworks (City of Vancouver) Adwin Pal
Horticulture (Parks Board) Vacant
Maintenance (Parks Board) Jason Keurvorst
Pacific National Exhibition (PNE) Melissa Chambers
Portland Hotel Society (PHS) Tuesday Andrich
EasyPark Sharon Chu
Small Units Tim Armstrong


Three Year Term Andy Healey Elected 2020-2023
Three Year Term Michael Thompson Elected 2021 – 2024
Three Year Term Leo Cooper Elected 2022 – 2025