Photo Gallery: Alliance to protect workers' rights planning meeting in Oregon
(February 19, 2014)
U.S. Labor Secretary Regional Representative John Lund (standing) joins in discussions with other federal, state and local officials, advocacy groups and community organizations to form an alliance to protect workers' rights. The meeting was held in Salem, Ore., on Feb. 19.
Public relations director for the department's regional office of the Wage and Hour Division Priscilla Garcia (far left), highlights the Employment, Education and Outreach Alliance and its toll free helpline to assist workers. Garcia is joined (on her left) by Rudy Cortez, assistant district director for the division's Portland district office; Bud Bartunek, with the Painters District Council Number 5; and Aleksandra Snyder, compliance officer with the Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs.
Juan Coria, acting regional administrator for the Wage and Hour Division (far right), speaks at the workers alliance meeting in Salem, Ore. Seated next to him are Mary Sneed-Royston, area director for OFCCP in Portland and Aleksandra Snyder, a compliance officer in that same OFCCP area office.
Michael Dale with the Northwest Workers Justice Project (left, at end of table), addresses attendees in Salem.