Brother Cooper hired into Hughes Aircraft in 1982 and became a member of Local Lodge 933. He has been an active member of Local Lodge 933 for over 17 years, holding the positions of Shop Steward, Negotiating Committee member, Local Lodge Vice President, Executive Board Arizona State AFL-CIO, Vice-President of Arizona Chapter of A. Phillip Randolph Institute and numerous other positions in the local lodge. Steve was elected Directing Business Representative of Local Lodge 933 in 1997 and was appointed to the 1998 Blue Ribbon Commission by International President Tom Buffenbarger.
On December 1, 1999, Steve was appointed as a Grand Lodge Special Representative by General Vice President Lee Pearson. In 2006, Brother Steve received a Bachelors degree in Union Administration from the National Labor College.
Steve is now a Grand Lodge Representative serving as the Territory Organizing Leader, and currently works out of the Western Territory Regional Office. If you have any questions or comments regarding organizing activities in our territory, contact him by calling the Regional Office, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.