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Local 3005 City Health Dept. Technical Professionals leaders sworn-in

The officers of New York City Health Department Technical Professional Employees Local 3005 were sworn in on Sept. 26 by the union’s Hospitals and Healthcare Professionals Division Director Cynthia Keyes-Padilla at union headquarters.

The newly-formed DC 37 local received a charter from Lee Saunders, president of AFSCME, in June.

From left are Keyes-Padilla, Trustee Diklhwaz Alshakly, Executive Board Member Maria Colon, Treasurer Wedlyne Guerrier, Executive Board member Victoria Grisham, President Jeff Oshins, Vice President Samantha Rappa-Giovagnoli, and Secretary Davida Judelson. Other board members include Stephanie Pack-Berg, Evan H. Holtzberg, and Shanon Soltysiak.

Local 3005 represents almost 1,000 members in 19 titles at the Health Department and the Office of Chief Medical Examiner including architects, city research scientists, OCME criminalists, chemists, various engineers, radiological scientists, graphic artists, space analysts, physicists, water ecologists, associate project managers, construction project managers and others.