I have a strong desire to serve and make the right changes for my community but campaigning for political office is new to me.
With less than 50 DAYS until the election, our 2014 Farm Team candidates are hitting the pavement and taking to the phone lines to gather support for victory this November 4th.
Our Farm Team Program is working! Though we may not come out victorious in every race, our union brothers and sisters have brought incredible leadership skills to their campaigns and demonstrated their commitment to Union Brothers and Sisters and their communities.
Dan Oliver, Labor Farm Team Candidate Hernando County Commission District 4 Dan is a member of Teamsters local 79 and has lived and worked in Hernando County for the last 25 years.
Paul Thomas, Labor Farm Team Candidate – Bradenton City Council Ward 3 Paul is a lifelong resident of Bradenton and proud member of AFSCME 1311.
Don Sarro, Labor Farm Team Candidate – Volusia County School Board, District 1 A lifelong resident of Volusia County and active member of AFT 1605, Volusia Teacher’s Organization, Don brings more than 20 years of experience in K-12 education to his candidacy as a School Board member.
Linda Cuthbert, Labor Farm Team Candidate – Volusia County School Board District 3 A member of AFT 1605, Volusia Teachers Organization Retirees Chapter, Linda is active with her union and FEA.
Scott Stiltner, Labor Farm Team Candidate – Port Orange City Council, District 4 Born and raised in Volusia County, Scott served for 25 years as a City of Port Orange Police Officer before retiring in 2011.
J. B Holmes, Labor Farm Team Candidate — Collier County School Board, District 3 JB attended the Florida AFL-CIO Labor Candidate School in Tallahassee, in May of 2014.