Committees

POLITICAL & LEGISLATIVE ACTION COMMITTEE

The political and legislative action committee (PLAC) – schedules political candidate interviews and suggests endorsements of candidates and legislation. Bobby Safikhani (Chair, North) and Diana Corral (Chair, South)

BUILDING & FACILITIES COMMITTEE

The building & facilities committee oversees construction projects and facilities issues as a direct member service. It supports and connects with Locals that are tenants. Carmen Hayes-Walker is the chair.   

MEMBERSHIP ENGAGEMENT COMMITTEE

The membership engagement committee increases member involvement, member growth, and locals’ connections to Council 36. It coordinates community outreach and internal organizing. Reuben Reyes is the chair.

BUDGET & FINANCE COMMITTEE

The budget & finance committee provides member oversight for budget priorities and the overall financial health of the Council.  The chair is Joy Baltazar. For more information about dates and locations of these meetings, consult the Council 36 calendar listings.

EDUCATION & TRAINING COMMITTEE

The education & training committee provides members with education and training opportunities, with a 2022 focus on best practices in negotiating and bargaining. Cher Mason is the Chair.

CONVENTION COMMITTEE

The convention committee oversees the planning of the biennial convention for District Council 36 and the Council’s participation in the International biennial convention. Joy Baltazar and Manny Corral are co-chairs. 

VIRTUAL & ELECTRONICS TECHIES (VETs)

The virtual & electronics techies committee facilitates the virtual and audiovisual aspects of meetings and events, including DC36 conventions. Seeks and trains member volunteers.  Manny Corral is the chair.