Welcome to CWA Local 6300




Audit & Budget

The Audit and Budget Committee meets monthly to review the monthly bank statements and checks. They also review the monthly accounts payable/receivable journal with all bills for the period, and the payroll check register against all vouchers for all pay periods per month. The vouchers are examined to assure two Officers sign each voucher, and to verify the calculations on each voucher. All vouchers, bills, credit card statements, and receipts for charges paid by the Local are assessed and initialed by at least two Members.
Members:
Tia Bowling
Mike Hensel
Mike Musgraves
Michael Smith
Rosalyn Winston
Liaison:
Mike Mehringer
Building Committee

Members of the Building Committee are charged with the duty to overseeing the maintenance and improvement of Local 6300's Office Building as well as taking care of hall rentals.
Members:
Jeffrey Allan
Mike Hensel
Steve Kettering
Pamela Martchink
Mike Songer
Eric Watson
David Wilkerson
Liaison:
Mark Crawshaw
Bylaws Committee

The Bylaws Committee is responsible for researching and considering the legality, in accordance to the Local Bylaws and the CWA Constitution, of proposed changes to the bylaws. After the committee approves a proposed change, the change is read at the next General Membership Meeting and the change is advertised to the membership on bulletin boards or the US Mail. Following the advertisement or the reading of the change, it is brought forth and read at the next scheduled General Membership Meeting. A motion to adopt the bylaw change would be entertained on the floor. After discussion on the change, a vote is taken to accept or reject the bylaw. A majority vote is needed to pass a change in the bylaws.
Members:
Shenease Gregory
Darrell Loving
Ron Munford
Roslyn Winston
Liaison:
Civil Rights and Equity Committee

The Civil Rights and Equity Committee reports on the ways and means to eliminate discrimination; sex, race, creed or color, or any other form of discrimination.


MISSION STATEMENT:
The primary mission on the Committee on Equity is to act as a resource for the Local and itís Membership regarding discrimination and conflict issues. Our goal is to encourage diversity within CWA, and strive to build a powerful voice at work and in our communities. The vision of the Committee is to build a Union where Members of all cultures, religions, sexual orientation, gender, disabilities, age and nationalities feel welcomed, respected and heard; and where the Leadership reflect the diversity of our Membership.

If you need to reach the Civil Rights and Equity Committee for assistance, please call the Local at 314.991.0200 and leave a message with the Administrative Assistants.
Members:
Dawn Bell
Keonna Cobbs
Mike Hensel
Darrel Loving
Vanessa Moore
Gina Richardson
Keith Robinson
Clara Shoals
Rosalyn Winston
Liaison:
Rose McCowan
Communications Committee

The Communications Committee is responsible for creating the 6300 Newspaper sent out to all Members every month, and are responsible for this website. They collect photos and articles from the Local that help educate members on current and upcoming events. The 6300 Newspaper is also used to make personal announcements for our Members such as retirement, the birth of a child, or passing of a loved one.
Members:
Mark Schweigert
Liaison:
Floyd Bell, Jr.
Community Services Committee

The Community Services Committee assist in developing all community services projects. Members of this committee set in motion the Local's various charitable contributions to our local community. This includes the United Way, Greenwood Cemetery clean up, City Casa fundraisers and any other contribution possible.

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Members:
Taronno Jones
Mark Lilly
Rick Norman
Mike Songer
Ray Witthaus
Alison Willis
Liaison:
Tori Pratt
Education Committee

The Education Committee assists in developing the Local's educational program. This committee, in conjunction with the Local's Officers, is also responsible for effectively implementing the Union's and Local's educational programs.
Members:

Liaison:
Tori Pratt
Election Committee

The Election Committee is responsible for orchestrating all elections within the Local.
Members:
Jesse Almanzo
Tia Bowling
Erin Gagnon
John Krist
Gloria Simmons
Alison Willis
Rosalyn Winston
Liaison:
Virginia Anderson-Dunbar
Entertainment Committee

The Entertainment Committee is responsible for the Annual Easter Egg Hunt, the Annual Adult Christmas Party as well as the Annual Childrens Christmas Party.
Members:
Shenease Gregory
Mike Smith
Liaison:
Vickie Jordan
Historical Committee

Members of the Historical Committee work to research, catalogue, preserve and display items of historical interest concerning Local 6300 in it's fifty plus years of existence.
Members:

Liaison:
John Ebeling
Legislative Committee

The Legislative Committee shall assist in developing and pursuing the program of the Union and the Local in the Legislative field. It shall be responsible for the Local's program to register each qualified voter.
Members:
Dawn Bell
Erin Gagnon
Shenease Gregory
Mike Hensel
Earline Jones
Mike Lavoie
Vanessa Moore
Mike Paplanus
Mike Songer
Donna Walsh
Rosalyn Winston
Liaison:
Mike Mehringer
Mobilization Committee

The Mobilization Committee assists in educating our members on issues, and achieving a high level of participation by our members in collective actions. These actions may include contract negotiations, contract enforcement, and resolution of matters in the work place, community, politics, or organizing.
Members:
Dawn Bell
Keonna Cobbs
Shenease Gregory
Mike Hensel
Joe Klenc
Mike Songer
Joe Stout
Alison Willis
Liaison:
Floyd Bell, Jr.
Organizing Committee

Members of the Organizing Committee are charged with the duty of assisting the Local Officers and Stewards with organizing all potential members within the Local's jurisdiction. This Committee will also work to bring collective bargaining and social justice to the unorganized worker within our jurisdictional boundaries.
Members:
Erin Gagnon
Mike Paplanus
Terrence Phillips
Liaison:
Gordon Smith, Jr.
Safety Committee

The Safety Committee is responsible for providing the Local membership with an avenue to report areas of concern involving safety.
Members:
John Krist
Mike Hensel
Eric Watson
David Wilkerson
Liaison:
Mark Johnson
Scholarship Committee

The Scholarship Committee is responsible for accepting and reviewing applications for the scholarship awards offered by Local 6300. The scholarship is named in honor of the late Ruth Smith, a long-time activist and union officer. Each year, Local 6300 offers three College Scholarships: each for $1,500 per school year, $750.00 per semester. Scholarship applications will be available in the Newsletter and on the website.
For information or to fill out an application for CWA's Joe Beirne Scholarship, go to cwa-union.org. All applications are due by March 31st every year.


For information on the Union Plus Scholarship, go to unionplus.org. All applications are due by January 31st every year.
Members:
Mike Smith
Alison Willis
Liaison:
Tori Pratt
Technological Committee

The Technological Committee is responsible for providing information and discussion on major technological changes that may affect the employees represented by this Union. These include changes in equipment, organization, or methods of operation.
Members:
Mark Schweigert
Liaison:
Virginia Anderson-Dunbar
Women's Committee

Members:
Donna Walsh
Rosalyn Winston
Liaison:
Joann Wise