Executive Committee

The Executive Committee is comprised of elected representatives and officers of the union.  All standing committees report to the Executive Committee at least once a year, or as needed when issues pertaining to the charge of a particular committee arise.

OFFICERS 2020 – Present

President: Maria McGarrity – English
Vice-President: Benjamin Saunders – Psychology
Grievance Chair: Syed Ali – Sociology
Treasurer: Herb Sherman – Management
Secretary: Bakry Elmedni – History

Current Executive Committee Members:

Nicolas Agrait (Conolly/Social Science – Full-time Faculty)
Syed Ali  (Conolly College/Social Science –  Full-Time Faculty)
Bryan Blair (School of Education – Full-Time Faculty)
Cindy Broholm  (School of Nursing – Full-Time Faculty)
Michelle Congo (School of Health Professions – Adjunct Faculty)
Leah Dilworth (Conolly College/Humanities – Full-Time Faculty)
Patricia Keogh  (Library – Full-Time Faculty)
Deborah Mutnick  (Conolly College/Humanities – Full-Time Faculty)
Maureen Nappi  (School of Arts & Communications – Full-Time Faculty)
Barbara Parisi  (School of Arts & Communications – Full-Time Faculty)
Stephanie Porcelli  (Conolly College/Sciences – Adjunct Faculty)
Amy Robinson    (Conolly College/ Humanities  – Adjunct Faculty)
Benjamin Saunders  (Conolly College/ Social Science  – Full-Time Faculty)
Herb Sherman  (School of Business – Full-Time Faculty )
Martha Tyrone   (School of Health Professions  – Full-Time Faculty)

OFFICERS Fall 2019

President: Maria McGarrity – English
Vice-President: Ben Saunders – Psychology
Grievance Chair: Syed Ali – Sociology
Treasurer: Mohammed Ghriga – Computer Science
Secretary: Stacey Horstmann Gatti – History

OFFICERS 2018-2019

President: Emily Drabinski – Library
Vice-President: Maria McGarrity – English
Grievance Chair: Kathryn Krase – Social Work
Treasurer: Mohammed Ghriga – Computer Science
Secretary: Stacey Horstmann Gatti – History

OFFICERS 2016-2018

President: Jessica Rosenberg -Social Work
Vice-President: Ralph Engelman -Journalism
Grievance Chair: Melissa Antinori -English
Treasurer: Mohammed Ghriga -Computer Science
Secretary: Emily Drabinski -Library

OFFICERS 2014-2016

President: Jessica Rosenberg -Social Work
Vice-President: Ralph Engelman -Journalism
Grievance Chair: Melissa Antinori -English
Treasurer: Mohammed Ghriga -Computer Science
Secretary: Emily Drabinski -Library

In addition to the officers, executive committee members are elected bi-annually on alternate years to assist in decision making and to advise on the implementation of the collective bargaining agreement.