Local 1549 Members are Proud to Make New York City Happen

Shanti McGhee, AFSCME Local 1549

"I’m a proud member of Local 1549 and proud of the work I do to make New York City happen."

SHANTI MCGHEE, DOHMH, CLERICAL ASSOCIATE III

"I’m proud of the work I do to get the public the assistance that they need and also help the NYPD officers make it safely home at the end of the day."

SOMALIA EDWARDS, 911 OPERATOR 
Somalia Edwards AFSCME Local 1549
Melanie Luna AFSCME Local 1549

"I enjoy being part of the union movement. I encourage everyone to join in and make us stronger. Together we become one."

MELANIE LUNA, SANITATION

"I love working with people. I do Medicaid applications to help people with their health and insurance needs."

Michael Butler, Eligibility Specialist
Michael Butler AFSCME Local 1549
Pamela Sage AFSCME Local 1549

"I’m a shop steward. I love working with the members of Local 1549."

PAMELA SAGE, SANITATION

"My job is to help the people of New York at moments of crisis and to help ensure that every officer that I deal with, which is approximately 30 to 35 a day, go home safely, just like I do."

ARISLEYDA ESTRELLA SKINNER, 911 OPERATOR
Arisleyda Estrelle-Skinner, AFSCME Local 1549
Geraldine Morinia, AFSCME Local 1549

"As an employee at DOT for more than 34 years, I help make New York City happen."

GERALDINE MORINIA, DOT, SECRETARY III

"My work helps keep our traffic moving and our streets safe.

KIWI MARSHALL, DOT AUTOMATED ENFORCEMENT UNIT
Kiwi Marshall, AFSCME Local 1549
Yolanda Irizarry, AFSCME Local 1549

"I’m proud to help the people of New York City get the help they need as soon as possible."

YOLANDA IRIZARRY, 911 OPERATOR

"Being a union member means having a lifetime security blanket."

AYANNA GABRIEL, HEALTH PLAN ENROLLMENT SALES SPECIALIST
Ayanna Gabrielle AFSCME Local 1549
Coretta Pulliam

"My work is essential to supporting the operations at family court and reaches across all five boroughs."

CORRETA PULLIAM, LAW DEPARTMENT, CLERICAL SUPERVISOR