Office&Professional Employees
International Union,AFL-CIO,CLC




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Office and Professional Employees International Union, Local 12, serves over 2800 members comprising over 100 contracts.

Local 12 is just one of the many OPEIU locals that work to ensure a better and more secure standard of living for employees. We have negotiated countless contracts covering

all classifications of professional, office, high-tech series and industrial systems. OPEIU members have scored major gains in a range of areas. These include:

  • A grievance procedure
  • Guaranteed wage rates
  • Regular salary increases
  • Job security
  • Pension, insurance and dental coverage
  • Equal pay for comparable work
  • Fair promotion procedures
  • Safe and appropriate working conditions
  • Improved overtime rates
  • Proper job classifications and workloads
  • Shorter work weeks
  • Longer paid vacations
  • Paid maternity and compassionate leaves
  • Shift differential
  • Educational leave and tuition remission

Your Local 12 representatives are:

  • Ryan Mortensen, Business Manager
  • Tom Lonergan, Union Representative
  • Lance Lindeman, Union Representative
  • Traci Murphy, Union Representative

Your Local 12 Officers are:

  • Susan Ebeling, President
  • Terrie Bares, Vice President
  • Sue Malcolm, Secretary-Treasurer
  • Ron Phillips, Recording Secretary

Your Local 12 Trustees are:

  • OPEN
  • Dennis Arons
  • Sheila Mancl

Your Local 12 Sector Representatives are:

  • OPEN, (Public Utilities)
  • Linda Kennedy, (School Districts)
  • Christine Renstrom, (Health Facilities)
  • Lisa Michalek, (Health Facilities)
  • Bernie Hesse, (AFL-CIO Trade Unions)
  • OPEN, (Transportation Services)
  • OPEN, (Misc Units)
  • OPEN, (Misc Units)

Call us at:
651-639-1212 Phone
877- 562-2512 Toll free
651-639-1210 Fax

Our address is:
2277 Highway 36 W, Suite 150
Roseville, MN 55113




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2277 Highway 36 W, Suite 150, Roseville, MN 55113

Phone: 651-639-1212• Fax: 651-639-1210 • Toll Free: 1-877-562-2512