Regional Director - Western
Brian’s history with the local union dates back to November 1981 when he was hired as an assembler/casepicker at the National Grocer Erin Mills warehouse in Mississauga. Known as someone who stood up for others, Brian was asked by his co-workers in 1984 to become a steward. From there, Brian’s activism grew as he took training courses at the union. In 1993, he was elected the President of the Warehouse division. In 1998, he was hired as a Staff Representative with the local union. In 2004, Brian became the Director of Warehouse & Transport Sector. In 2009, his responsibilities were expanded as he became the Director of the Warehouse & Transport and YIG & Valu-Mart sectors. In 2014, he became Director of the Western Region – a role he holds today.