Amer is a Chemist in the Office of Chemical Safety and Pollution Prevention (OCSPP), Office of Pesticides Programs (OPP), Registration Division (RD). He's been with EPA since 1997. Prior to serving as the President, Amer was Executive Vice President from 2017-2018 and President of the chapter from 2012-2015. He was the Co-Chair for the National Partnership Council (NPC) from 2014-2016. The NPC included EPA’s five unions; NTEU, AFGE, NAIG, NAIL, and ESC.
Amer is a tireless advocate for employee rights, ensuring that all employees are treated with dignity and respect. He's currently NTEU Chapter 280's Executive Vice-President, responsible for coordinating chapter membership and operational activities.
Amer can be contacted at email@example.com or 202.566.2789.
Diane is currently serving as Chief Steward, having just completed her second term as NTEU Chapter 280's President. Prior to this she served as chapter Executive Vice President and Senior Vice President.
As an attorney in EPA’s Office of Enforcement and Compliance Assurance (OECA), she's negotiated compliance agreements with many federal agencies. She's served as a Fellow on a detail at the Department of State for two years developing model energy efficiency programs for Southeast Europe.
Diane can be contacted at firstname.lastname@example.org or 202-566-2786.
Anne is an attorney/advisor in the Office of Air & Radiation, Office of Transportation & Air Quality, where she works on all things fuels-related. She also has a background in information security. Anne is a graduate of George Washington University, with degrees in economics (B.A.) and law (J.D.). She previously served the Chapter as Senior Vice President and as acting Chief Steward.
In her spare time, she enjoys running, cycling, and trail volunteering.
You can reach Anne at 202-343-9623 or email@example.com.
Bernie has served as Treasurer for three separate EPA Employee Unions (National Federation Federal Employees, Environmental Employees Collectively Organized, and NTEU Chapter 280). For NTEU Chapter 280, he has served as treasurer for over 20 years and before that a Vice President for three years.
He is an Environmental Scientist in the Office of Chemical Safety and Pollution Prevention (OCSPP), Office of Pesticides Programs (OPP), Health Effects Division (HED), located in Potomac Yard South. Bernie has also had positions in EPA as an Agronomist and Plant Physiologist as well as teaching classes in Agronomy and World Agriculture, and is a co-author of several books. He enjoys duckpin bowling, gardening and playing with grandkids.
Bernie can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org or 703-305-5555
Allison is an attorney-advisor for the Cross-Cutting Issues Law Office (CCILO) in the Office of General Counsel (OGC) at EPA. She counsels on the National Environmental Policy Act and on issues of federal Indian law. She has been with EPA since 2016. Allison was born and raised in upstate New York and attended SUNY Geneseo and Cornell Law School before moving down to DC. She is a proud environmentalist, social justice advocate, and member of the LGBTQ+ community, and is thrilled to be serving in her first union position this year.
In her free time, Allison enjoys playing/napping with her cats, listening to far too many podcasts, and spending time outside.
Allison can be contacted at email@example.com or 202.564-1912.
Besides being an enforcer of environmental laws in EPA’s Office of Enforcement since joining EPA during the Carter administration(!), David has been, and continues to be an effective advocate for tenants, cancer patients, consumers, bicyclists and EPA employees. Those employees he has not had the pleasure of meeting during the last 37 years he hopes to meet during the next.
David can be contacted at firstname.lastname@example.org or 202-564-2109.
Maria is a Chemist in the Office of Chemical Safety and Pollution Prevention (OCSPP), Office of Pesticides Programs (OPP), Registration Division (RD). She has had the opportunity to do both science and policy work, giving her a good understanding of many of the day-to-day activities we perform at EPA. She is currently located in Potomac Yard (PY) South.
Currently serving as a Vice-President at Large, Maria has been a supportive member of our Union since joining EPA in 1989. Throughout the years she has served as Steward and has participated in different committees. She has represented employees in investigatory interviews and advocated for employees during reorganizations. More recently, Maria has been an active participant in a workgroup addressing employee morale issues at OPP. She has played an active role in voicing employee concerns and protecting their rights during the Potomac Yard consolidation.
Maria can be contacted at email@example.com or 703-305-6710.
David joined the Safety, Health and Environmental Management Division in 2010. He is best known for his efforts in several emergency response activities, and as the national medical surveillance program manager and headquarters ergonomics program manager. He has a passion for fair treatment of employees, dealing with root causes when there are difficulties between management and employees, and promoting union involvement in supporting safe and healthy workplaces. He enjoys running, rock climbing, and a variety of family activities.
David can be contacted at firstname.lastname@example.org or 202.564.1441.
Bill is a chemist in the Health Effects Division of the Office of Chemical Safety and Pollution Prevention’s Office of Pesticide Programs (OCSPP/OPP/HED). He has been with EPA since 1991. Bill performs the roles of residue chemist and risk assessor in his division. Prior to EPA, he worked in a laboratory performing the types of studies he now reviews at EPA. He enjoys listening to music, hiking, running, and family activities.
Bill can be contacted at email@example.com or 703-305-6135.