(WASHINGTON) – The International Brotherhood of Teamsters announced today that Ron Herrera has been appointed to Western Region International Vice President. Herrera has served on the General Executive Board as an International Trustee since 2012.

Herrera, who was also recently appointed director of the Teamsters Solid Waste, Recycling and Related Industries Division, has spent his entire career as a vocal advocate for workers in Southern California. He is also Secretary-Treasurer of Teamsters Local 396 in Covina, Calif., Executive Director of the National Hispanic Caucus and Recording Secretary of Joint Council 42.
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