Announcement of 2023 Executive Officer Elections

The International Federation of Professional and
Technical Engineers Local 21, AFLCIO

Hereby Notifies Its Membership of Upcoming

Executive Committee Officer Elections & International Convention Delegates

August – November 2023  


Election of IFPTE Local 21 Executive Officers will occur this fall 2023.  Eligible Local 21 members may be nominated by the Nominating Committee or petition to declare their candidacy, as provided in Local 21’s Bylaws (Article XIII, Section B).   

Ballots will be mailed to all members in good standing on Wednesday, November 01, 2023.


Executive Committee Offices

Elections will be held for the following IFPTE Local 21 offices.  


Executive Vice President 

Vice President for San Francisco* 

Vice President for the East Bay* 

Vice President for Oakland* 

Vice President for the South Bay* 

Vice President for Membership & Organization 

Vice President for Legislative and Political Action 

Vice President At-Large  




*Please note that candidacy and voting for regional Vice President Offices are restricted to eligible Local 21 members from chapters in specific cities, counties, or geographic areas as defined in the Local 21 Union Officer Election Guidelines. 


Members in Good Standing

Only regular members “in good standing” are eligible to run for Local 21 office and vote in Local 21 elections. “Regular members” include any professional, technical, administrative or managerial employees who work within a bargaining unit represented by IFPTE Local 21 and are members of Local 21. Associate Members and those who have withdrawn their membership from Local 21 may not declare candidacy or vote in any Local 21 election.   

Members who are not in good standing, and therefore not eligible to run for office and/or vote, include those who have not paid dues for a period of three (3) months, or have been suspended or expelled from membership after appropriate proceedings in conformity with the Constitution of the International Union. 

Please contact Local 21’s office if you have any questions regarding your membership and eligibility to run for office and vote.