CUPE Local 1975 represents 2,000 workers at the University of Saskatchewan who work in food services, technician services, trades, security, clerical support, the library, grounds keeping and landscaping, caretaking, and many other areas.

Table Officers and Extended Executive 2020

CUPE 1975 EXECUTIVE

Meetings with executive members must be arranged through the Union office by
emailing cupe1975@sasktel.net or by phoning the union office at (306) 966-7015.

 

Position                    Name                  Email Address

President                  Craig Hannah        cupe1975president@gmail.com

1st Vice President     Bob Jones              bob.jones@usask.ca

2nd Vice President     Ryan Klassen         Klassen_ryan@live.com

Recording Secretary Natalie Laing          Nat_granger@hotmail.com

Treasurer                   Jeff Theis                jtheis_ca@yahoo.com

Grievance Chair         Leanne Ooms        oomsy89@gmail.com

Clerical Rep.               Vacant

Clerical Rep.               Donna Smandych  donnasmandych@yahoo.ca

Clerical Rep.               Robin Lubaga        robin.lubaga@usask.ca

Clerical Rep.               Sherri Duggan       sherri.duggan@usask.ca

Trades Rep.                 Braden Pound       braden.pound@gmail.com

(Stores/Community Peace Officers & Technicians)

Technician                  Dylan Powel           yongmand@hotmail.com

Technician                 Cindy Toy                cricket555@live.com

(Horticulture/Herdsmen/Grounds)

Representative          Trevor Christopher  t_christopher_@hotmail.com

Caretaker/BST Rep.   Erwin Marbella        erwinsmarbella22@yahoo.ca

Caretaker/BST Rep.   Jessica Ballendine   ballendine_11@hotmail.com

Library                       Lisa Shiffman           lle128@mail.usask.ca

Food Services/Security   Vacant

Student Representative   Sam Riendeau   samrr1717@gmail.com

Sergeant at Arms        Jeff  Van De Voord

Trustees                      Shelly Armbruster, Jaime Provo, Mimma Messina

NAFBC                       Bob Jones, Craig Hannah, Jeff Theis

(Non-academic Fringe Benefits Committee)

Negotiators:      Craig Hannah, Bob Jones, Jeff Theis, Ryan Klassen, Sherri Duggan

Administrative Assistant        cupe1975@sasktel.net           phone: 966-7015

CUPE National Representative Ann Iwanchuk     (Sits on Negotiations Team)

Updated March, 2020

 

 

Committees

Grievance Committee

Leanne Ooms (Chair), Craig Hannah, Bob Jones, Ryan Klassen, Erwin Marbella, Donna Smandych

Trustees Committee

Shelley Armbruster, Mimma Messina, Jaime Provo

Non-Academic Pensions Benefits Committee

Bob Jones, Jeff Theis, Craig Hannah

Bursary Committee:

Bob Jones, Cindy Toy

Membership Assistance Committee

Jeff Theis, Craig Hannah, Ryan Klassen, Sherri Duggan

Education Committee

Ryan Klassen (Chair), Craig Hannah, Jeff Theis, Sherri Duggan

Retirement and Long Service Social  – Heather Richinski

Strike Appeal 

Executive Board as per Bylaws

Social Committee  

Bob Jones, Shelley Hurley, Craig Hannah, Gail Lasiuk, Lisa Shiffman

Communication Committee

Bob Jones, Lisa Shiffman, Amy St. Jacques, Beth Matheson, Lara O’Grady

Annual Position Review Committee/Joint

Bob Jones, Craig Hannah, Ryan Klassen, Natalie Laing, Sherri Duggan, Robin Lubaga

New Positions Committee/Joint

Craig Hannah, Bob Jones, Natalie Laing, Cindy Toy

Employee Assistance Program/Joint

Lisa Shiffman,  Alternate Kim Heidinger

Occupational Health & Safety/Joint 

Anna Thompson, Cindy Thomson, Cindy Toy

President’s Service Award Committee/Joint

Robin Lubaga

Negotiations Committee

Craig Hannah, Bob Jones, Ryan Klassen, Jeff Theis, Sherri Duggan, CUPE National Rep. Ann Iwanchuk

Women’s Committee

Gail Lasiuk, Lisa Shiffman, Donna Smandych

Grievance Appeal Committee

Members:  Cindy Toy, Jeff Theis, Sherri Duggan

Updated June 05, 2020