IAM International President Robert Martinez Jr. announced the appointment of District 9 Directing Business Representative Dave Weaver to serve on the IAM Law Committee. Weaver will fill the position previously held by retired Law Committee member Mark Conner.
“I want to thank Mark Conner for his years of dedicated service to the IAM and for his work on the Law Committee,” said Martinez. “I wish him and his family all the best in his well-deserved retirement.”
“Dave Weaver brings valuable experience to this role on the IAM Law Committee, ” continued Martinez. “I am confident he will be a great asset to the IAM Law Committee. Our delegates to the 2020 Grand Lodge Convention will be well served by his expertise.”
Weaver joined IAM Local 313 in 1984, and has served as a shop steward and on the local’s executive board. In 1997 he was hired as an AFL-CIO Labor Liaison with the United Way’s Greater St. Louis, Division. In 2002 he became a District 9 Business Representative, and then became Assistant Directing Business Representative in 2016. Weaver became Directing Business Representative in April 2019. He currently serves as President of the Illinois State Council of Machinists and Vice President of the Missouri State Council of Machinists.