If you are interested in joining one of our committees, please contact the Committee Chair and we will gladly add you to the Committee List of your choice and advise you of the upcoming schedule and events. To contact any of the Committee Chairs or to serve on one of the committee’s, please call the union office at (631) 234-1800.


Organizing our industry and protecting our market share to ensure that 1049 Members achieve a higher and higher standard of living is one of the top priorities of our 1049 Organizing Committee. Spearheaded by William O'Leary, the Committee actively works to organize workers and assist workers in other industries in efforts to organize as well.

Our Organizing Committee Members are:

  • Jim Bogen
  • Edward Conklin
  • Len Costa
  • Thomas Dowling
  • Robert Feldman
  • John Gallagher
  • Michal Halupa
  • James Hyland
  • William Kowalczyk
  • Robin Rodriguez
  • William Sinram
  • Jim Cooper
  • Mike Whalen
  • William Roulette
  • Al Blum
  • William Lombardi
  • Woodly Bien-Aime
  • Anthony Caporale
  • Mike DeTiberus
  • Jason Vesey