AFT Local 1828 Local Leadership

The AFT Local 1828 is a 501 C(5) not-for-profit organization governed by a constitution and bylaws and managed by an executive council comprised of active members in good standing elected by the membership at large.  Elections are held in  even numbered years and all elected officials serve for a two-year term.  In addition to a President, Secretary and Treasurer, the elected officials for the AFT Local 1828 are the C.O.P.E. Chair and Chief Negotiator, as well as two campus vice-presidents (one full-time faculty member and one part-time faculty member) from each campus.

The AFT Local 1828 also has several appointed members of the Executive Council, including a Grievance Chairperson, Assistant Grievance Chairperson, and a Budget Analyst.  These voting members are appointed by majority vote of the sitting Executive Council.  All active members in good standing are eligible for consideration for these appointed positions.

In addition to the elected members of the Executive Council, the AFT Local 1828 has the authority to hire full and part-time staff to manage the day-to-day operations, carry out the mission of the union, help ensure that the needs of the members are being met.  Currently, the AFT Local 1828 has an Executive Director, Finance Director and Administrative Assistant/Bookkeeper on the staff.

Officers

Ty
Gardner
No leader photo submitted
President
Ventura College
Full-time
Nathan
Cole
No leader photo submitted
Secretary
Ventura College
Full-time
Lilia
Ruvalcaba
No leader photo submitted
Treasurer
Oxnard College
Full-time
Mark
Frohnauer
Mark Frohnauer
Budget Analyst
Ventura College
Part-time

Campus Representatives

Marcelino
De Cierdo
No leader photo submitted
Vice-president (Full time)
Campus: Ventura College
Part-time/Full-time: Full-time
Patty
Ridenour
Patty Ridenour
Vice President
Campus: Ventura College
Part-time/Full-time: Part-time
Susan
Kinkella
No leader photo submitted
Vice-President (Full-time)
Campus: Moorpark College
Part-time/Full-time: Full-time
Jennifer
Ellsworth
No leader photo submitted
Vice-President
Campus: Moorpark College
Part-time/Full-time: Part-time
Teresa
Bonham
No leader photo submitted
Vice-President
Campus: Oxnard College
Part-time/Full-time: Full-time
Constantino
Lopez
No leader photo submitted
Vice-President (part-time)
Campus: Oxnard College
Part-time/Full-time: Part-time

Grievance Team

Jenny
Redding
Jenny Redding
Campus: Oxnard College
Part-time/Full-time: Part-time
jennyredding@mac.com

C.O.P.E. Committee

Paula
Munoz
Chair
Ventura College
Full-time