About Us

AFSCME Local 3145 represents more than 150 front-line blood collection workers at the Connecticut Blood Services Region of the American Red Cross. Our members are responsible for collecting, processing and transporting blood safely. 

Our union is part of a national coalition of bargaining units representing Red Cross workers. Together, we are committed to protecting the integrity of our country's blood supply and standing up for blood donors and recipients. 

We are affiliated with AFSCME Council 4 in New Britain, Connecticut, along with our national AFSCME union in Washington, DC.

AFSCME Local 3145 Executive Board 2021-2022 

PRESIDENT: JOSEPH TINE
860-250-8875
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EXECUTIVE VP: WENDY PILKINGTON
860-480-4404   
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VP APHERISIS: MARY KRUSIEWICZ
860-882-2486
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EXECUTIVE BOARD: CLINT HOWSON
203-217-0407
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EXECUTIVE BOARD: SHARON RODE
409-338-3003
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EXECUTIVE BOARD: MELISSA CARTER
203-565-1535
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TREASURER:  KELLY MONAHAN
860-795-4284
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SECRETARY: JACKIE O’CONNOR
203-915-9808
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AFSCME STAFF REPRESENTATIVE: GARY BROCHU
860-614-6933
gbrochu@council4.org
 

AFSCME STAFF REPRESENTATIVE: EMILY DEMICCO
860-989-9122
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