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Mr. Bill McCarthy

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President

Minneapolis Regional Labor Federation
312 Central Ave. Suite 542
Minneapolis , Minnesota 55414
United States

Company Description: The Minneapolis Regional Labor Federation is the umbrella organization of Minneapolis area local unions and includes 121 affiliated unions. Affiliated with the...   more
Background

Employment History

Board Memberships and Affiliations

Education

  • Jefferson High School
  • University of Minnesota
  • Bachelor of Science degree , Urban Studies
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Minneapolis RLF Officers, Board and Staff
www.minneapolisunions.org, 28 Oct 2014 [cached]
President Bill McCarthy
Bill McCarthy is a Minneapolis native, a Vietnam War veteran and a University of Minnesota alumnus. He joined Hotel Employees & Restaurant Employees Local 17 in 1985, became a business representative and then was elected president of the local. As president, Bill helped lead support for the Holiday Inn Express workers and led hundreds of Minneapolis hotel workers in their landmark strike in 2000.
Serving since 2002 as the elected President of the Minneapolis Regional Labor Federation, Bill McCarthy is committed to ensuring that all workers earn a living wage, receive health and retirement benefits, and most importantly, are treated with dignity and respect.
Bill currently serves as Chairman of the Board for Working Partnerships, Inc., a nonprofit he founded in 2006 to serve union members in need and their families.
Additionally, Bill serves on the Board of Directors for the Greater Twin Cities United Way, In March 2012, Bill was named as the winner of a national United Way award for labor leadership, the Joseph A. Beirne Community Services Award.
Bill also currently serves as Vice Chair of the Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority, established by the legislature in 2012 and charged with the design, construction and operation of the new multi-purpose stadium which will replace the Metrodome and house the Minnesota Vikings.
Bill is a board member of Meet Minneapolis, Convention + Visitors Association, which works to market, sell and maximize the visitor experience of Minneapolis for the economic benefit of our community
Bill is committed to organizing, mobilizing and reaching out to community allies to build partnerships to create good jobs and strong communities.
Executive Board
William McCarthy, President
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William McCarthy, President 612-379-4206, ext. 101 Direct line: 612-321-5670
Minneapolis NRP: About the NRP: Policy Board Members
plannet.nrp.org, 12 Feb 2015 [cached]
Bill McCarthy President, Minneapolis Central Labor Union 312 Central Avenue, #542 Minneapolis, MN 55414 Tel: 379-4206, Fax: 379-1307 Email: bmccarthy@mplscluc.com
» About Us
workersinterfaith.org, 23 Feb 2012 [cached]
-Mr. Bill McCarthy, President, Minneapolis Central Labor Union Council
MSFA Management MSFA - Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority
www.msfa.com, 2 June 2014 [cached]
The other members are John D. Griffith, Duane Benson, Bill McCarthy and Barbara ButtsWilliams.
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Governor Mark Dayton appointed Kelm-Helgen, Griffith and Benson, and Minneapolis Mayor RT Rybak appointed McCarthy and Butts-Williams.
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Bill McCarthy
Bill McCarthy is the vice chair of the Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority.
Since 2002, Mr. McCarthy has served as the elected President of the Minneapolis Regional Labor Federation, AFL-CIO. The MRLF represents 75,000 workers from more than 125 affiliated unions, including construction workers, teachers, nurses, service workers and others.
Mr. McCarthy grew up in Bloomington, Minnesota and attended Jefferson High School. After high school, he enlisted in the Army and served in Vietnam. Following military service, he attended the University of Minnesota and graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Urban Studies.
Mr. McCarthy became actively involved with the Hotel Employees and Restaurant Employees union while working as a part-time bartender. From 1987 to 2002, he worked initially as a Business Agent and later as the elected President for HERE Local 17.
Since 2002, Mr. McCarthy has served on the Board of Directors for the Greater Twin Cities United Way. Additionally, He is Chairman of the Board for Working Partnerships, Inc., a 501(c)(3) he founded in 2006 to serve union members in need and their families. In March 2012, Mr. McCarthy was named as the winner of a national United Way award for labor leadership, the Joseph A. Beirne Community Services Award.
Mr. McCarthy, 59, lives in Blaine with his wife Marie and has two grown daughters and five grandchildren.
Minneapolis CLUC
www.minneapolisunions.org, 20 Dec 2007 [cached]
At the time of Nelson's retirement, CLUC president Bill McCarthy implemented a major change for the Labor Review - he cut the publication schedule from twice a month to once a month, shifted per capita payments from the newspaper to the CLUC's political program, and thus secured funds to hire additional political organizers.
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