About Wayne Huang

Wayne Huang is Senior Communications Design Specialist at SEIU Local 99. He has formerly worked in various positions within the nonprofit sector focusing on visual communications and fundraising.

We Rally to Say “No More” to the Cruel Summer

June 13 Speak Out Clips This is what unity and power looks like: Workers coming together to speak out loud and proud for themselves and on behalf of their fellow workers. Check out video clips from our June 13 Speak Out in front of LAUSD Headquarters. Also, fast forward to -6:20 to see two [...]

By | 2017-06-15T15:14:10+00:00 June 14th, 2017|Lifting Our Schools Blog|

Purple-upped Sticker-upped!

Our Bargaining Team began negotiations with LAUSD today and we let them – and the District - know that they’re not alone. Union members wore purple shirts and “I support my bargaining team” stickers at work sites throughout the District. This is how we win. The District needs to know that there may be [...]

By | 2017-03-08T17:18:19+00:00 March 8th, 2017|Lifting Our Schools Blog|

Bargaining Begins March 8! Purple-up and sticker-up to support our Bargaining Team!

On Wednesday, March 8 our SEIU Local 99 Bargaining Team will begin contract negotiations with LAUSD. Coming off of the heels of our November victory on Proposition 55, everything will be on the table as we negotiate to restore programs and services, and improve our jobs and livelihoods. The team will go into this meeting ready [...]

By | 2017-03-01T15:50:23+00:00 February 28th, 2017|Bargaining Updates|

The Contract Action Team Holds First Meeting

Tarasha Peterson (right) with Bargaining Team Member and fellow bus driver, Tanya Walters On January 21 2017, members packed our Union Hall to talk about what we want to see in our next contract. The ideas we shared will be reviewed by our Bargaining Team to help them prioritize and prepare the contract [...]

By | 2017-02-14T01:20:36+00:00 February 14th, 2017|Lifting Our Schools Blog|

Contract Proposals Sunshined

We took the first official step to begin contract negotiations on February 14, 2017 when we publicly “sunshined” our contract proposal issues with LAUSD. This means we let the District know which issues we are going to be negotiating – fair wages, improved staffing levels, increased training opportunities, and more safety and respect on [...]

By | 2017-04-03T17:03:01+00:00 February 14th, 2017|Bargaining Updates|

Sending a Signal to LAUSD

Our LAUSD Bargaining Team signaled to the District that we’re gearing-up for contract bargaining in 2017. At their December 13 School Board Meeting, each one of our bargaining team members introduced themselves to the Board. We let the Board know that we’re eager to work with them for fair wages, improved staffing levels, [...]

By | 2017-02-14T01:05:51+00:00 December 13th, 2016|Bargaining Updates|
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