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First Student “Kick Off” meeting
First Student had their “Kick Off” meeting, gearing up for another year of transporting students to Fresno Unified and county schools. Let’s have a great year and build power!

Member 2 Member Leaders Advocating for Working Families!

Members accomplished the following by being united:

  • Educating members on the importance of being a union member
  • Being present at Board of Supervisor meetings
  • Showing up to work-sites
  • Having one-on-one conversations with members.  Providing updates on healthcare, Friedrich’s case, and workplace issues
  • Getting involved in precinct walking, voting and participating in actions in Oakland, CA



Congratulations to the newly elected Bargaining Team!

Bargaining Team Members:

  • Richard Eha
  • Raymond Lopez
  • Sally Mejorado
  • Yvette Thompson
  • Comodoro Zambrano Jr.

Bargaining Team Alternates:

  • Fred Murphy
  • William Short

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Chapter Meetings & Events

Membership Meeting
Chapter meetings are held the 2nd Tuesday of every month, except in June, July and August

Tuesday, April 10
6—7:30 p.m., dinner at 5:30 p.m. for those who RSVP

Please RSVP your attendance at (559) 447-2579.

Steward Trainings:


Chapter News

Newsletter December 2017

Click here to view or print newsletter: First Student Newsletter December 2017 (PDF)

In this issue:

  • Congratulations to your newly elected chapter officers
  • Membership meeting Dec. 12
  • Don’t be fooled by the “Right-to-Work” slogan
  • Join up!  We’re stronger together
  • The union difference

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Chapter Leadership

Chapter Officers
President – Sally Mejorado
Vice President – Yvette Thompson
Secretary – vacant
Chief Shop Steward – Carla Watson

Shop Stewards
Yvette Thompson
Carla Watson

Chapter Contract(s)

First Student MOU 7.1.15 – 6.30.18 (PDF)
First Student Bylaws (PDF)

Chapter News Archive

First Student Bargaining Team Election Flyer 3.8.18 (PDF)
First Student Meeting 2.21.18 (PDF)
First Student Meeting 1.16.18 (PDF)

First Student Weingarten Rights Flyer 11.1.17 (PDF)
First Student Meeting 11.14.17 (PDF)
Steward Council Meeting Flyer 11.4.17 (PDF)
Know Your Rights Training 11.4.17 (PDF)
First Student Meeting 10.17.17 (PDF)
First Student Meeting 9.12.17 (PDF)
First Student Newsletter May 2017 (PDF)
First Student Worksite Survey March 2017 (PDF)
First Student Newsletter February 2017 (PDF)
First Student Meeting 3.14.17
First Student Newsletter December 2016
Fresno Immigration Resource Fair Flyer 1.14.17
First Student Meeting 1.10.17


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