EDMONTON, Alberta–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The CUPE Alberta Division Executive is proud to endorse Karen Kuprys for Alberta Federation of Labour Secretary Treasurer.
“Karen has dedicated her life to serving her community. Her leadership has made her an example to her colleagues as a tireless advocate for strong public services and fair working conditions for all. The CUPE Alberta Division Executive is proud to lend our support to Karen,” said CUPE Alberta President Rory Gill.
Karen Kuprys is a Registered Nurse and long-time UNA member. She is the recipient of the 2020 Bread and Roses award for leadership, the true spirit of solidarity, unionism, and the advancement of social justice at the local, district or provincial level.
“Karen has a proven track record within the labour movement. The CUPE Alberta Division Executive is confident Karen will work in the best interests of all workers and their families,” said Gill.
AFL elections take place at the Alberta Federation of Labour convention, May 13-15, 2021.
This endorsement is made on behalf of the CUPE Alberta Division Executive Committee and does not represent the endorsement of individual CUPE locals.