The IAM Human Rights Department has taken on its own identity within the IAM, with the sole purpose of advancing equality and justice.
This February, the IAM Human Rights Department is featuring accomplished IAM members of the Black community in celebration of Black History Month.
IAM members being honored for Black History Month are among the many trailblazers in our union.
Nominated by: IAM Air Transport Territory
Lakendria Woods works at Southwest Airlines. She has served our union as a Shop Steward and Communicator, and is currently the Local 2665 Recording Secretary in Atlanta. For many years, Woods has been advocating for the rights of our members at her local lodge. Determined to do the best job she can, Woods has proven to be a leader among her fellow stewards, a strong advocate for her fellow members, and continues to do a fantastic job as a union representative.