Posts Tagged "Worksite Visits"

Meeting with members at their worksites

I represent all 67,000 BCGEU members around the province and I think it’s a priority to be able to get around the province and see and hear from the members. It gives me a deeper understanding of the important work…

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My commitment: Be open and accessible to all members.

I am determined to call every delegate to convention so that each one has an opportunity to talk to me before convention. That means using a tool, the telephone, invented about 135 years ago. This “tool” has certainly changed through the years…

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Worksite Visit Tour – Vancouver Island North

I’m enjoying my visits with members in the Vancouver Island North area: Ladysmith, Nanaimo, Parksville, Comox, Courtenay, Campbell River, Port McNeill, and Port Hardy. I’m now making my way back south from Port Hardy.
When I arrived in Port Hardy, I…

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Visiting Members in Ladysmith and Nanaimo

Thanks to Local 402 Chair Stephen Morgan who was my guide in Ladysmith and Nanaimo. I had an opportunity to chat with quite a few members and learn about their work and challenges in some of the Vancouver Island Health…

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Visiting Members on Vancouver Island

I’m looking forward to visiting with members and activists in the Vancouver Island North area. It was cloudy when I left the Lower Mainland. I spent some time in the sunshine in my car at the Horseshoe Bay ferry terminal….

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Meeting with members in the Kootenays

When I’m visiting members at their workplaces, I also enjoy seeing a different perspective of a community. This is especially true when it’s a familiar place from visiting relatives.
Travelling through the Kootenays for worksite visits brought back many memories. …

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Meeting with Members

I really enjoy worksite visits and meeting with members. I appreciate the time with members, because I get to hear their ideas, concerns and answer their questions. I also get to have a taste of what it’s like in their…

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Reconnecting with Members at Colleges

One reason why I like worksite visits is because it allows me to reconnect with some members.
For example, before I had to leave Terrace (because of the flooding and the roads being closed), one of the worksites I visited was…

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