Leodis Conley, Executive Committee, Kaiser District 5 – Manchurian Candidates Slate

Leodis Conley, Executive Committee, Kaiser District 5 – Manchurian Candidates Slate

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EVS Steward- 16 years
Lead Steward- 3 years
Executive Board Member- 2 terms( 3 years each term)
National Bargaining Member- 3 contract negotiations(2010,2013,2019)
Civil Disobedience Member- 2 times(Labor Day Action 2018 & 2019)
Signing & Registering California residents for Covered California(CA)
Lobbying to increase California Medical Reimbursement rates at the State Capitol(Sacramento)

 My passion has always been to fight and advocate for the underdogs! I have had the honor and privilege to lead, represent, and advocate for the EVS (Housekeeping Department) well over 16 years. But my leading, representing, and advocating  did not just stay in my department, I have also lead, represented, and advocated for lots of SEIU-UHW dues paying members in many different departments and classifications all at Kaiser Medical Center Oakland. So our Flagship Oakland has been my catalyst to being the best employee, co-worker, leader,and all the best that I could possibly be! We are all diamonds in the rough, waiting to be appreciated, respected, honored, and admired for our undeniable love of being a healthcare worker. My experiences in being a strong and visible leader for our dues paying members, and SEIU-UHW has been enlightening, illuminating,strengthening,challenging, exhausting,and