Local 048 First AUPE Life Member

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Local 048 First AUPE Life Member

Local 048 Vice Chair (retired) Sheila Veldhoen became our first life member.  

From AUPE Constitution:

4.08 (a) Life members: consisting of all those persons to whom the Provincial Executive has awarded Life membership for meritorious service to the Union.

(b) Life members shall be entitled to attend Convention as guests of the Union pursuant to any Life Members’ Policy approved by the Provincial Executive and shall not pay dues.

This is a copy of the write up in the EyeOpener given out at 2016  Convention.

When her employer refused to bargain with the activists who were responsible for a 1998 wildcat strike , Sheila stepped up and attended mediation in their place, which started her union involvement. As a member of the Canadian Health Care Guild, she encouraged the merger with AUPE (in fact she was president - elect of the Guild at the time of the merger). Since then, she has attended every convention, held various chapter and local positions including Provincial Executive representative, been an active Union Steward, and was a member of AUPE's Legislative Committee for Three years.

Congratulations Sheila! Enjoy your well deserved retirement!

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