Staff

The Staff That Makes it Work !!!!
Staff members can be reached by dialing (518) 489-8424 or 1-(800)-724-0482 and dialing their extension number, or by clicking on their name to send email

Bill Lebeau
Staff Director - (ext 267)

Greg Carey

Staff Representative - (ext 210)

Tad Levac
Staff Representative - (ext 210)

Ennio Corsi
General Counsel - (ext 247)

Christine Caputo-Granich
Associate Counsel - (ext 238)

Andre Dalbec
Associate Counsel - (ext 231)

Sandra Cook
Administrative Assistant - (ext 229)

Wanda Waiter
Administrative Assistant - (ext 210)

John Gifford
Business Administrator - (ext 230)

Cytaya Acevedo
Legal Secretary - (ext 228)

Council 82 provides guidance and expertise in the following areas:

· In House Legal Department Available 24 / 7

· Contract Negotiations

· Arbitrations

· $10,000 Life Insurance Policy

· Employee Q & A's

· Joint Labor / Management Meetings

· Local Union Autonomy

· Media / Political Campaigns

· Research

· Training

· Assistance in Local Election Process

· Legislative Issues

· Health & Safety Issues

· Legal Issues

· State and Local Budget Analysis

· 207-c & Disability Related Issues

· Retirement

· College Scholarship Program

· Insurance Programs

Legal Department: Our legal department consists of three (3) in-house attorneys and two support staff. The attorneys are all employees of Council82 and work only for Council 82. They are available 24 hours a day. Our legal department advises and assists you in the processing of grievances and represents you at arbitration. All costs involved with processing grievances and arbitrations are covered by Council 82.

Legislative and Political Action Department:
This department coordinates efforts with our lobbyist firm, Powers & Company, to address the legislative needs of our members. This department assists our locals in setting up and training local political action committees, legislative bill creation and lobbying both legislative and state bodies.

Health and Safety:
Our staff is available to visit your work sites to insure that all state and federal rules & regulations are enforced. We are available to assist in Joint Labor / Management meetings when dealing with these issues. We provide training to our local members and committees.