Thursday, May 14, 2015

SPEEA Union Halls: Everett & Tukwila

Maps and directions:


Calling in to the meeting is limited to Council Reps seated in Oregon, Spokane, Utah, California

and Council Reps working alternate shifts




Pacific Daylight Time





Regular Northwest Meeting


3:30 pm

4:00 pm

4:45 pm

5:30 pm





Kevin King, MA, LMHC – Value Options EAP



(Chaired by the Northwest Tellers Committee Chair)

a)  Pledge of Allegiance

b)  Tellers seat 2015-2017 NW Council

c)  Certification of Quorum

d)  Election of NW Council Chair

Business of the SPEEA Northwest Council

a) Election of NW Council Treasurer

b) Election of NW Council Secretary

c) Approval of 02/12/2015 NW Council Meeting Minutes and 3/13/2015 Special NW Regional Council Meeting Minutes

d) Call for New Business


Unfinished Business


Pre-Submitted New Business

Motion NW15-006 – Extension of Training Requirements

Motion NW15-007 – Support of Unions at Seattle, King 5 (IBEW Local 46, IATSE Local 600, SAG – AFTRA Seattle), and Portland, KGW-TV (IBEW Local 48, IATSE Local 600, SAG-AFTRA Portland).  These Stations are owned by Gannett.



Announcements (3 min limit)


New Business


Good of the Union (Limit of 3 min. each)


Northwest Officer's Reports

a )  Leadership Conference June 13, 2015

b)  Appoint Designated Alternates for New Term

c)  Reorganization of NW Council Committees

d)  Council Rep Basic Training – June 11, 2015

e)  NW Treasurer's Report



 Northwest Council Committee Reports (3 min)



SPEEA Reports

a)   Executive Board Report

b)   SPEEA Treasurer’s Report

c)   Executive Director's Report

d)   SPEEA Council Chair’s Report




Please Check In For Attendance

Expense reimbursement for April must be submitted by end of May 2015


2015 Dates To Remember – Mark Your Calendar!

Motions due for June Council Meeting – Noon, Tuesday, May 26, 2015

Motions for July NW Regional Council Meeting – Noon, Monday, July 6, 2015

SPEEA Council Annual Convention – Friday, June 12, 2015

Annual Leadership Conference – Saturday, June 13, 2015