The IAM Executive Council
R. Thomas Buffenbarger
International President

Warren Mart
General Secretary-Treasurer

Dave Ritchie

GVP Canada

Robert Roach, Jr.
GVP Transportation

Lynn Tucker
Eastern Territory

Robert Martinez
GVP Southern Territory

Richard Michalski
GVP Headquarters

Philip J. Gruber
GVP Midwest Territory

Gary Allen
GVP Western Territory

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Warren Mart
General Secretary-Treasurer President

Warren L. Mart first joined the IAM in 1966, as a member of Local Lodge 1900, when he hired on as a welder at Arkla Air Conditioning in Evansville, Indiana. He served the local as an IAM Shop Steward and as President, then later transferred to Local Lodge 1955 which became Local Lodge 2186 and then Local Lodge 153.

In 1980, he was elected Directing Business Representative of IAM District Lodge 153, Evansville, Indiana. Mart also served on the Mayor's Labor Advisory Board; the United Way of Southwestern Indiana and the Evansville Leadership Board. In 1988, Mart was elected as a Vice President of the Indiana State AFL-CIO. He also served as Vice President of the Southern Indiana Central Labor Council, and Secretary-Treasurer and President of the Indiana State Council of Machinists.

Mart was appointed as a Special Representative in 1987, and a Grand Lodge Representative in 1989. His assignments included: servicing and organizing members and handling national coordinated bargaining with the Square D Company and with Rockwell. He was elected General Vice President in 1997 and assigned to direct IAM programs and activities in the union's Eastern Territory, headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio.

In August 2003, he was appointed IAM General Secretary-Treasurer and was re-elected as General Secretary-Treasurer in 2005.

Mart and his wife, Karen, have one daughter, Tracey and one grandson, Kaleb.