7061 East Pleasant Valley Road, Independence, Ohio 44131 • (216) 241-2630 / Fax: (216) 241-6516

Membership
Benefits
News and Issues
Departments
Information
Secretary-Treasurer
Merchandise
Communications
FELA
Events
Links
User Info

Dehart reelected NS-Northern Lines/CFE General Chairman

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio, November 22 — Dewayne L. Dehart was reelected to his second term as General Chairman of the BLET’s Norfolk Southern-Northern Lines/CF&E General Committee of Adjustment at the GCA’s quadrennial meeting in Indianapolis, Ind., September 30-October 2, 2017.

Brother Dehart, a Norfolk Southern locomotive engineer, is a member of BLET Division 548 in Peru, Ind. He has held continuous membership in the BLET since February 1, 2001. In 2009, he was elected 4th Vice General Chairman of the NS-Northern GCA, and was elected General Chairman in 2013.

Also elected were: 1st Vice Chairman Robert W. Peters, Division 537 (Fort Wayne, Ind.); 2nd Vice Chairman Jason S. Shannon, Division 86 (Moberly, Mo.); 3rd Vice Chairman Anthony L. Cerimele, Division 234 (Columbus, Ohio); 4th Vice Chairman Patrick M. Redmond, Division 607 (Cleveland, Ohio); and Secretary-Treasurer Brian E. Mills, Division 273 (Conneaut, Ohio). Elected to serve as Alternate officers were: 1st Alternate Vice General Chairman Rodney P. Kanous, Division 348 (Elkhart, Ind.); 2nd Alternate Vice General Chairman Christopher R. Seyer, Division 4 (Toledo, Ohio); and Alternate Secretary-Treasurer Paul L. Forman, Division 548 (Peru, Ind.).

Elected to serve as Trustees were: Ryan M. Morris, Division 2 (Jackson, Mich.); Lonnie E. Schindley, Division 447 (Bellevue, Ohio); and William P. Wolfe IV, Division 106 (Muncie, Ind.). The following Alternate Trustees were elected: Bill D. Crisp, Division 155 (Decatur, Ill.); Fred J. Eyer, Division 54 (Port Jervis, N.Y.); and Ralph J. Fortner Jr., Division 155 (Decatur, Ill.).

National Vice President Rick Gibbons represented the National Division at the meeting.

“Congratulations to Brother Dehart and all the officers of the Norfolk Southern-Northern Lines General Committee of Adjustment,” BLET National President Dennis R. Pierce said. “I thank them for their dedicated service and for their ongoing efforts to secure a stronger future for our Brotherhood.”

The Norfolk Southern-Northern Lines/CF&E General Committee of Adjustment represents approximately 3,500 active and retired members in 29 different Divisions.

Wednesday, November 22, 2017
bentley@ble-t.org

Like us on Facebook at
Facebook.com/BLETNational

Sign up for BLET News Flash Alerts

© 1997-2017 Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen

 


Decertification Helpline
(216) 694-0240

National Negotiations

Sign up for BLET
News Flash Alerts

DAILY HEADLINES

CSX announces medical leave of CEO Hunter Harrison
CSX shares tumble on CEO medical leave announcement
New York, New Jersey commit $3.65 billion to fund Hudson River tunnel project
AAR: Rail traffic up 4 percent over 2016 for week ending December 9
Record month for Amtrak revenue
Rail security efforts don’t always target greatest threats, report says
Amtrak’s Moorman stepping down
Canadian oil shippers find rail space scarce as prices slide
NJ Transit to purchase 17 ALP45 locomotives from Bombardier
Amtrak names team to lead plans for Penn Station renewal
Amtrak Cascades ready to launch expanded service
RRB Q&A: Annuitants may need to increase tax withholding at age 62
Get the latest labor news from the Teamsters

More Headlines