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Business Representative

Contact Information

# 1 Grosvenor Square
Delta BC
V3M 5S1

Mike Hennessy

  • Elected as Business Representative 2013-2017; 2018-2022
  • Appointed to the Local 31 Executive Board September, 2008
  • Six years as shop steward at Van-Kam Freightways; settled several grievances up to and including arbitrations
  • 2010 elected to serve on the Bargaining Committee
  • 4 years Health and Safety Committee Chairman - Van-Kam Freightways
  • Graduate, Canadian Labour Congress Winter School (Collective Bargaining; Shop Steward Training Levels 1 and 2, Parliamentary Procedure and Public Speaking)
  • Volunteer - Variety Club and other community events
  • Local 31 member since 2002
  • Completed Courses in drug and alcohol awareness
  • Competed course in Health and Safety Level 1
  • Served as a delegate at the 2009 Teamsters Canada Convention
  • Married, two children
  • Hobbies include all sports, time with family