Officers and Area Vice-Presidents from Local 4408 attended the Illinois Federation of Teachers 2022 Convention in St. Louis from Friday, October 21, to Sunday, October 23. The theme of this year's meeting was "Together", with attendees having the opportunity to learn about building connections and alliances not just within the labor movement, but also with outside organizations devoted to workers' rights.
Pictured below (left-to-right) are LaDonald Scott, RC-29 Security Area Vice-President; Veronica Aguirre, IFPE Local 4408 Executive Vice-President; Eric Edwards, IFPE Local 4408 Secretary; and Matt Emigholz, IFPE Local 4408 President. Also in attendance from the Local 4408 leadership, but not pictured, were Treasurer Gwen Harrison, RC-29 Regulatory North Area Vice-President Carlton Merritt, and IFT Field Services Director Deneen Taylor.
Check back soon for additional photos from this year's meeting!