Your Executive Council

Doing the day-to-day work of CGE

Farallon Broughton (they/them)

Farallon Broughton (they/them)

President
Our Executive Council President helps grow all of our union's initiatives. Contact at president@cge6069.org
Nickolas Gantzler (he/him)

Nickolas Gantzler (he/him)

Co Secretary-Treasurer
Our Secretary-Treasurer keeps our books and finances in order, and is responsible for making our union expenditures transparent and available for all members. Contact at treasurer@cge6069.org
Jerry Sun (he/him)

Jerry Sun (he/him)

Co Secretary-Treasurer
Our Secretary-Treasurer keeps our books and finances in order, and is responsible for making our union expenditures transparent and available for all members. Contact at treasurer@cge6069.org
Leece LaRue (they/he/uumunkun)

Leece LaRue (they/he/uumunkun)

VP for Social Justice
Our VP of Social Justice draws the connections between labor and society, the personal and the political, and helps ensure our union understands its role in the struggle for broader social justice. They do this through educational activities, workshops, nurturing social justice initiatives undertaken by CGE, and more. Contact at vp_socialjustice@cge6069.org
Brandi Whiteman (she/her)

Brandi Whiteman (she/her)

Co VP for Bargaining
Our bargaining officer coordinates our efforts in negotiations. They help build a bargaining team and prepare them for negotiations with management in bargaining years. Contact at vp_bargaining@cge6069.org
Paige Reynolds (she/they)

Paige Reynolds (she/they)

Co VP for Bargaining
Our bargaining officer coordinates our efforts in negotiations. They help build a bargaining team and prepare them for negotiations with management in bargaining years. Contact at vp_bargaining@cge6069.org
Cassidy Wagner

Cassidy Wagner

Co VP for Communications
Our VP of Communications is responsible for website updates, ensuring meeting minutes are posted for all members to see, and the general work of ensuring every CGE member has access to information. Contact at vp_communications@cge6069.org
Terrah Owens (she/her)

Terrah Owens (she/her)

Co VP for Communications
Our VP of Communications is responsible for website updates, ensuring meeting minutes are posted for all members to see, and the general work of ensuring every CGE member has access to information. Contact at vp_communications@cge6069.org
Christian Solorio (he/him)

Christian Solorio (he/him)

Co VP for Grievances
Our union's point of contact for any questions about contract provisions, and how to proceed with workplace issue-organizing and grievance filings. Can be reached at vp_grievances@cge6069.org
Felisha Imholt (she/her)

Felisha Imholt (she/her)

Co VP for Grievances
Our union's point of contact for any questions about contract provisions, and how to proceed with workplace issue-organizing and grievance filings. Can be reached at vp_grievances@cge6069.org
Felicity Ratway (she/they)

Felicity Ratway (she/they)

Co VP for Organizing
Our VP for Organizing helps empower members through education and workshops, coordinates activities such as meetings and events, and helps facilitate our Steward Council in their operations. Can be contacted at vp_organizing@cge6069.org
John Stepanek (he/him)

John Stepanek (he/him)

Co VP for Organizing
Our VP for Organizing helps empower members through education and workshops, coordinates activities such as meetings and events, and helps facilitate our Steward Council in their operations. Can be contacted at vp_organizing@cge6069.org
Maya Feezell (any pronouns)

Maya Feezell (any pronouns)

VP for Membership
Our membership officers supports the organizing efforts of our Steward Council and assists in processing membership for our union. Contact at vp_membership@cge6069.org
Zoe Thompson (she/her)

Zoe Thompson (she/her)

VP for Social Activities
Our Social Activities Chair coordinates social events for our union, such as our trivia nights, movie nights, and our annual Brew-Off! Got an idea for a fun social event you want CGE to put on? Then contact our Social Activities Chair at activities@cge6069.org

CGE Staff

Staff Work Exclusively For Our Union- They Are Not OSU Employees!!!

Sarah Pishioneri (she/her)

Sarah Pishioneri (she/her)

Staff Organizer
Our CGE Staff Organizer is a full-time employee who works exclusively for our union to support our organizing efforts. This entails training on organizing skills, coordinating membership blitzes and campaigns, and support the general efforts which build our union. You can email them at organizer@cge6069.org
Alexis Kiessling (she/her)

Alexis Kiessling (she/her)

Operations Support
Our Operations Support Staff helps manage our books, database, and server. You can email them at operations@cge6069.org
CGE Staff Union

CGE Staff Union

Mid-Valley Industrial Workers of the World
Our union staff are union members too! Coalition of Graduate Employees staff are represented by the Mid-Valley Industrial Workers of the World and have a collective bargaining agreement between CGE and the IWW.