Nicole is the 1st vice president of Local 3500. She has been with the Kamloops Thompson School District since 2005 as an education assistant and serves on the CUPE BC Anti-Contracting Out Committee.
Nicole is also on the executive of the Kamloops and District Labour Council and a delegate to the Okanagan Mainline District Council.
Karen Ranalletta is one of four General Vice Presidents of CUPE BC. She is the President of CUPE 2950 (representing 1500+ clerical and library workers at the University of British Columbia) and a board director for the UBC Staff Pension Plan. In addition to her role as GVP, she is one of your CUPE National Trustees and represents CUPE BC as an Officer (Vice President) of the BC Federation of Labour. A passionate advocate for library workers she chairs the CUPE BC Library Committee and co-chairs the CUPE National Library Workers' Committee. Finally, she also sits on the Board of Directors for the BC Labour Heritage Centre - an organization dedicated to preserving and championing working people's history in BC.
Michelle Waite is a general vice president of CUPE BC, elected in April 2017. She was first elected RVP in 2013. Michelle is the President of CUPE Local 3479, North Island College Support Staff and represents members in Courtenay, Campbell River, Port Alberni, Port Hardy and Ucluelet. Michelle holds positions on the Vancouver Island District Council, the CUPE BC Colleges Committee, the National Post Secondary Task Force and is a member of the CUPE Colleges Bargaining Council.