Chris Tucker was appointed to the position of IAM Midwest Territory Associate Organizer on January 1, 2019.
A third generation union member, Tucker was initiated into IAM Local Lodge 1010 in 1995, where he worked at Dresser Rand, a Siemens Business, in Burlington, IA. There he held various positions. In 1998, Tucker was elected as a Local Trustee. In 2006, he was elected Local 1010 President.
Tucker has served in many different capacities in Local 1010 from Shop Committee Chairperson, Conductor Sentinel, Trustee, Recording Secretary, Vice President, Delegate to the Southeast Central Labor Council, Delegate to the Iowa State Council, and District 6 Delegate.
Tucker has served as a Trustee at District 6 and for the Iowa State Council. He was appointed as Organizing Committee Chairman in 2018.