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Association of Flight Attendants-CWA United Master Executive Council

Notice of Election

Master Executive Council (MEC) President


The MEC President is the Chief Executive Officer of the United Master Executive Council (MEC), and is charged with and responsible for administering MEC Policy and Procedures. 

MEC President

  • Responsible for the business and managerial functions of the MEC.
  • Acts as the AFA-CWA representative to United and is responsible for furthering and implementing the objectives and policies of the AFA-CWA Board of Directors.
  • Member of the Negotiating Committee.
  • Member of the Executive Board of AFA-CWA.
  • Member of the Grievance Screening Committee.

Position to be elected:

  • MEC President for a 3-year term (July 1, 2017 – June 30, 2020)


Strong communication skills, effective leadership and administrative abilities are recommended.  Previous elected office experience recommended. This position requires full-time weekday availability in Chicago.

The Election will be conducted at the Spring Regular MEC Meeting

April 11-13, 2017

Hyatt Rosemont
6350 N. River Road
Rosemont, IL 60018

All interested candidates, who are Members in good standing, may submit a resume and Willingness to Serve Letter to:

Jeffrey W. Heisey, Secretary-Treasurer
United Master Executive Council
Association of Flight Attendants-CWA
6250 N. River Road, Suite 4020
Rosemont, IL 60018

Send e-mail to: mecsec@unitedafa.org

Willingness to Serve

Ken Diaz
Kevin Lum
Melinda York Niemann

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