Steve Galloway became a Grand Lodge Representative for the IAM Midwest Territory in December of 2009. Steve is currently assigned to Naperville, IL office as Territory Organizing Leader.
He was appointed to the IAM Midwest Territory Staff as a Special Representative on June 1, 2008.
Brother Galloway began his membership in Local Lodge 459, District Lodge No. 77 of the IAMAW, in 1987 as a Brewer working at the Stroh Brewery Company in St. Paul, MN. During Steve’s eleven years of employment at Stroh’s, he served as Union Steward, Bargaining Committeeperson, and as Bargaining Committee Chairperson. Steve also served as an Executive Board Member of Local Lodge 459, and as President of District Lodge No. 77.
In 1998 Steve was elected Business Representative for District Lodge No. 77, and in 2007 Brother Galloway was elected to serve as Directing Business Representative of District Lodge No. 77.
In addition, Steve served the membership of District Lodge No. 77 as Chairman of the Machinists, Tool and Die Apprenticeship Committee, Trustee on the St. Paul Auto Dealers Trust Fund, and Chairman of the District 77 Health and Welfare Trust Fund. Steve also served as Organizing Director for District Lodge No. 77, as well as for the Minnesota State Council of Machinists, and as Vice President of the Minnesota State Council.