Support Staff United Officers:

President – Heather Bauman, Phlebotomist

Secretary – Melissa Lavallee, Admin/Financial Assistant

Vice President of Communications/Outreach – Jacob Berkowitz, Staffing Office Specialist

Vice President of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion – Camden Ellis, Phlebotomist

Vice President of Organizing – Brett Rhodes, Unit Sec/LNA

Grievance Chair – Jordan Bushway, Unit Sec/LNA – Advanced

Grievance Chair – Connor Snell, Unit Sec/LNA

Support Staff United Chief Stewards

IDX/Remote/Call Center – Betsy Brown, Call Center Lead

IDX/Remote/Call Center – Rebecca Searle-Shrader, Senior Code Alert Operator

Inpatient Cardiology/Critical Care – Lisa LaFreniere, Unit Sec

Distribution/Materials – Jeremy Giroux, Distribution Shift Coordinator

CPSA – Ingrid Rice, CPSA

Nutrition Services (Main Campus) – Corey Gottfried, Line Chef

Cardiology/Radiology – Elizabeth Manion, SCOA

PeriOp – Charlene Spaulding, Unit Sec

Labs – Jamie Pasti, Phlebotomy Operations Coordinator 

Fanny Allen – Sue Kelley, LNA

Outpatient ACC – Shannon Lawrence, Medical Assistant II

Congratulations to our Executive Board and we are so excited to work together to continue to build our union and defend our historic contract. The following positions remain vacant on your Executive Board:

  • Treasurer (1)
  • Vice President of Education/Advocacy (1)
  • UHC Chief Steward (1)
  • Environmental Services Chief Stewards (2)
  • Nutrition Services (Main Campus) Chief Steward (1)
  • Inpatient Surg/Trauma Chief Steward (1)
  • Inpatient Medicine Chief Steward (1)
  • Inpatient Mother/Baby/Child Chief Steward (1)
  • Patient Support/Guest Experience/Staffing/Others  Chief Steward (1)
  • Cancer/Radiology Chief Steward (1)
  • Outpatient (Main Campus ACC) Chief Steward (1)
  • Outpatient Clinics (South Burlington) Chief Steward (1)
  • Outpatient Clinics (Other Locations) Chief Steward (1)
  • Shep/ED/Registration Chief Steward (1)
  • Ortho Chief Steward (1)

If you or someone you know would like to learn more about joining the Executive Board, please reach out to or any of the folks on your Executive Board!