CUPE Local 1978 has between 950 and 1,400 members depending on the time of year and represents four bargaining units:

  • Capital Regional District
  • Island Health (Health Science Professionals at Vancouver Island Health Authority)
  • West Shore Parks and Recreation
  • Greater Victoria Housing Society

Members work all across the Gulf Islands and the southern end of Vancouver Island.

General Membership Meeting – February 26, 2020

The next General Membership Meeting will be held at 5:30 pm on February 26, 2020, at the CUPE Local 50 Office, Ground floor 201-2736 Quadra St, Victoria, BC V8T 4E6. Refreshments will be served at 5 pm. Please see the Meetings page for details.

Martine King, Panorama Recreation Centre CRD Steward
James Brenay, CRD Integrated Water Services, Tennyson Avenue CRD Steward
CRD Steward
Russ Donnison, CRD Parks & Environmental Services, Hartland Landfill CRD Steward
Shane Reimer, CRD Parks & Environmental Services, Regional Parks CRD Steward
Coral Lee Henderson, CRD Bylaw and Animal Care Services CRD Steward
Graziella Martin, CRD Parks & Environmental Services, Regional Parks CRD Steward
Clay Cullen, CRD Integrated Water Services CRD Steward
Tambra Cartmell, CRD 911 Services CRD Steward
Brett Wicker, Panorama Recreation Centre CRD Steward
CRD Steward
Joe Kolic, CRD Integrated Water Services, Macaulay Point CRD Steward
CRD Steward
Blair Barrett, CRD Parks & Environmental Services, Regional Parks CRD Steward
Trevor Sladen, CRD Integrated Water Services, Tennyson Avenue CRD Steward
Courtney MacMurchy, Panorama Recreation Centre CRD Steward
Yvonne Blair, Greater Victoria Housing Society GVHS Steward
Fraser Macbeth WSPRS Steward
VIHA Steward
Job Action Email
Sceni Powers, CRD Financial Services, Major Projects Trustee
Carli Hliva, CRD Parks & Environmental Services, Hartland Landfill Trustee
Tom Benjamin, CRD Technology & Initiatives, Information Technology & GIS Vice-President
Tom Benjamin, CUPE Local 1978 President
Kathy Marshall, CRD Finance, Payroll
VACANT VIHA Coordinator
John MacPhee, CRD Housing Corporation
James Kroening, CRD Integrated Water Services, Saanich Peninsula Wastewater Treatment Plant
Karl Rogers, CRD Parks & Environmental Services, Panorana Recreation CRD Coordinator
Graziella Martin, CRD Parks & Environmental Services, Regional Parks CRD Coordinator
Brendon Parker, CRD Parks & Environmental Services CRD Coordinator
Bruce Lesperance, CRD Parks & Environmental Services, Facilities Management & Engineering Services CRD Chair
Stephen Taylor Chair GVHS
Lindsay Fumalle VIHA Chair
Shawn Davies, West Shore Parks & Recreation WSPR Chair
Henry Lee, CRD Parks & Environmental Services, Environmental Protection Treasurer
Shirley Lyons, CRD Parks & Environmental Services, Environmental Protection Secretary
Debbie Schoening, CRD Parks & Environmental Services, Regional Parks Trustee