Executive Board

​The strength of the North Shore AFL-CIO Federation of Labor is our affiliated unions. We have strong, diverse leadership from those unions. They all serve without compensation to help lead the labor movement. We thank them for their dedication and leadership.

Executive Secretary:

Daniel J. O'Malley, North Shore AFL-CIO Federation of Labor


Darryll Bell, American Federation of Government Employees Local 31

Board Chairperson:

Shari Obrenski, Cleveland Teachers Union/AFT Local 279


Leonard DiCosimo, President, American Federation of Musicians Local 4

Reporting Secretary:

Mark Milko, Workers United/CMRJB Local 10



Vice Presidents:

Marquez Brown, AFSCME Ohio Council 8

Willa Evans, A Philip Randolph Institute

Marian Garth-Saffold, Cleveland AFL-CIO Retirees Council

Samara Knight, Service Employees International Union (SEIU) District 1199

Phil Lukic, Bakers Union (BCTGM) Local 19

Greg McCoy, Utility Workers Union of America (UWUA) Local 270

Jerry Miluk, International Association of Fire Fighters (IAFF) Local 1690

William Nix, Amalgamated Transit Union (ATU) Local 268

Dave Passalacqua, Communication Workers of America (CWA) Local 4340

Erik Poston, National Association of Letter Carriers (NALC) Branch 40

Lynn Radcliffe, Service Employees International Union District (SEIU) 1199

Davida Russell, Ohio Association of Public School Employees/AFSCME

Michelle Rzucidlo, Cleveland Teachers Union (AFT) Local 279

Nigel Saleem, American Postal Workers Union (APWU) Local 72

Bob Schiebli, Iron Workers International Union - Lake County Representative

Dave Sheagley, American Federation of Government Employees (AFGE) Lake County Representative

Yanela Sims, Service Employees International Union (SEIU) Local 1

T. Dean Wright, International Association of Machinists (IAM&AW) District Lodge 54

The North Shore AFL-CIO Federation of Labor is the organized voice for 80,000 working people in Cuyahoga, Lake, and Geauga counties. Over 146 Local unions are affiliated with our labor federation.