Janet Andrews is the full-time Secretary Treasurer of the New Westminster & District Labour Council, which represents over 58,000 union members in fourteen municipalities in the lower mainland. Janet is proud to be a part of a grass roots, local organization with a strong tradition of workers speaking out on issues affecting them in their workplaces and in their communities. Janet is a member of the International Association of Machinists & Aerospace Workers Union and has served as Women’s and Political Action Committee Chairperson, on Bargaining Committees and as Chief Steward in her local lodge. Janet has a BA in Classical Studies (UBC) and an MA in Classical Archaeology (UBC). More information on the NWDLC and their work can be found at www.nwdlc.ca, or by contacting nwdlc@shawcable.com