UAW Region 1

He was appointed Region 1 assistant director on Jan. 4, 2010, by then-UAW President Ron Gettelfinger on the recommendation of Region 1 Director Joseph Peters.

Workers at Magna Powertrain in Sterling Heights are voting to join the UAW.  We are hoping to get a large crowd of supporters at their facilities the day of the election to give them courage and st

Recent News

Congratulations and welcome to the brave workers at Penske Logistics in Chesterfield and AIM Systems in Warren.  Despite aggressive anti-worker campaigns, the workers at each of these facilities bonded with co-workers to ensure and improve their rights and dignity.  

On September 14, workers at Penske Logistics, led by members of Local 1248,  voted to join the UAW.  On October 5 and 6th, with the assistance and guidance of Local 155, AIM workers voted to to join our great union.   Please show these newest members UAW hospitality.

UAW Region 1 is offering six weeks of FREE education workshops beginning Tuesday, October 3, 2017. Participants will have a choice between morning (10 a.m. – 12 p.m.) or evening (5 – 7 p.m.) workshops.

Take Action

NAFTA—to put it bluntly—was terrible for working families in the United States, as well as our allies to the north and south, Canada and Mexico. The terrible deal triggered job losses, closed auto factories, depressed wages and more power for corporations across all three countries.

Fill out the comment form to tell the U.S. Trade Representative why working families must be prioritized in future trade deals. We provided talking points below for you to use in crafting your own statement