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.

2019 Elections

Elections were held from March 4 – 11, 2019 for the Local 1004 President and Secretary-Treasurer positions (2 year terms 2019-2021).  The following were elected:   

  • President:      Andrew Ledger
  • Secretary Treasurer:       Frank Lee

The following positions were nominated and re-elected by acclamation at the January 8, 2019 Annual General Membership Meeting:

  • Unit Chair – COV EQS and Cemetery (2 Yr Term – 2019-2021) – Glenn Jones
  • Unit Chair – COV Sewers (2 Yr Term – 2019-2021) – Ray Ethier
  • Unit Chair – COV Waterworks (2 Yr Term – 2019-2021) – Paul Baratta
  • Unit Chair – Parks Horticulture & Urban Forestry (2 Yr Term – 2019-2021) – Bonnie Lynn Duncan
  • Unit Chair – Parks Maintenance (2 Yr Term – 2019-2021) – Kris Faloon
  • Unit Chair – PHS (2 Yr Term – 2019-2021) – Tuesday Andrich
  • Unit Chair – Small Units (2 Yr Term – 2019-2021) – Patrick Meehan
  • Trustee – (3 Yr Term – 2019-2022) – Nicole Baldin


  • 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 Gary Parker City of Vancouver Sewers employee
Secretary Treasurer Frank Lee EasyPark employee
Communications Officer Dennis Donnelly Pacific National Exhibition (PNE) employee


 Unit Chairs

 Equipment Services (City of Vancouver) Glenn Jones
Sanitations & Landfill (City of Vancouver) Vacant
cupe-touchiconSewers (City of Vancouver) Raymond (Joe) Ethier
Streets (City of Vancouver) Michael Lupo
Waterworks (City of Vancouver) Paul Baratta
Horticulture  (Parks Board) Bonnie Lynn Duncan
cupe-touchicon Maintenance (Parks Board) Kris Faloon
cupe-touchiconPacific National Exhibition (PNE) Melissa Chambers
Portland Hotel Society (PHS) Tuesday Andrich
EasyPark Sharon Chu
Small Units Vacant




Three Year Term Akeena Legall Elected 2017 – 2020
Three Year Term Zoe Towle Elected 2018 – 2021
Three Year Term Nicole Baldin Elected 2019 – 2022