Leadership

IFPTE Local 21 elects leaders to the eleven union officer positions which comprise our Executive Committee (EC). The leadership and decision-making body functions as an advisory board to our Local’s Delegate Assembly. Our current officers were sworn in at the Local 21 Delegate Assembly in January 2021 and will serve a three-year term.

Gus Vallejo

President

Janey Chan

Executive Vice President

JR Santos

Treasurer

Bianca Polovina

VP Membership & Organization

Frances Hsieh

VICE PRESIDENT OF LEGISLATIVE AND POLITICAL ACTION

Julian Ware

Oakland Vice President

Gabe Lemus

East Bay Vice President

Edith Alanis

South Bay Vice President

Marc Miyashiro

Secretary

Kim Thompson

San francisco Vice president