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New AFA Website Launches Next Week!

July 31st, 2014 by

Next week, we’ll be launching a newly redesigned AFA Alaska website.  Wish a fresh new look and user-friendly navigation, the new website makes the information you need more accessible than ever.  As with the current AFA Alaska website, no registration or login will be required. In order to facilitate the changeover to the new website, the current alaskamec.org website will be taken offline on the afternoon of Tuesday, August 5.  The new website will be online by the morning of Wednesday, August 6.  If you need assistance obtaining information that you would normally find on the AFA Alaska website during this time, please contact one of your LEC Officers. In Solidarity, Your MEC – Jeffrey Peterson, Brian Palmer, Yvette Gesch, Becky […]

AFA Alaska Social Media

July 28th, 2014 by

Social media, websites, and online communication have grown incredibly more important over the past decade and are now an integral part of our daily lives.  Many companies and organizations have embraced these new communication mediums and use them to interact with others.  AFA Alaska recognizes how important social media and online communications are and are taking steps to improve the online experience for our members. Keeping Things Respectful In order to help ensure that AFA Alaska social media accounts and websites remain an interactive and productive place for all of our members, the Master Executive Council (MEC) has adopted a set of Social Media Guidelines.  These guidelines contain two sections—one for users of AFA Alaska social media accounts and websites […]

RED Hot Informational Picketing on August 27th

July 26th, 2014 by

It’s time to turn up the heat and show our support to the Negotiating Committee when they go back to the table August 25th through 28th.  Your Master Executive Council (MEC), in coordination with the Mobilization and Negotiating Committees, are planning to share our message with the public at each of our five bases.  Be on the lookout for more information from your Local Council about the details of our August 27th informational picketing events. In Solidarity, Your MEC – Jeffrey Peterson, Brian Palmer, Yvette Gesch, Becky Strachan, Laura Masserant, Cathy Gwynn, Sandra Morrow and Stephen Couckuyt and Your Negotiating Committee – MEC President Jeffrey Peterson, Kristy Stratton, Lisa Pinkston, Jake Jones, Christina Frees and AFA Senior Staff Negotiator Paula Mastrangelo  

Negotiations Update July 25, 2014: Negotiations Frequently Asked Questions

July 25th, 2014 by

Dear Flight Attendants,   The Negotiating Committee has developed a Frequently Asked Questions forum, which is now posted at alaskamec.org –> ‘Negotiations’ (hover your cursor over the ‘MEC’ tab and ‘Negotiations’ will appear below ‘MEC’) –> “Questions About Negotiations?” Or, you can directly link to the FAQ at alaskamec.org/negotiations/faq.   If you have additional questions about negotiations, see our contact information below.   In solidarity,   Your Negotiating Committee—MEC President Jeffrey Peterson, Kristy Stratton, Lisa Pinkston, Jake Jones, Christina Frees and AFA Senior Staff Negotiator Paula Mastrangelo   alaskamec.org/negotiations | negotiations@alaskamec.org | Negotiations Feedback Form

Negotiations Update July 21, 2014: Seeking Financial Assistance Information

July 21st, 2014 by

Dear Flight Attendants,   As we continue negotiations, the Negotiating Committee is interested in gathering important data from our workgroup. The negotiations survey was a huge success and provided us with clear objectives. Now, we are looking to collect information of a more personal nature. Please know we would never ask for this if we didn’t believe it was vital information to assist us in fighting for fair compensation in our contract.   Many of our Flight Attendants have voiced their concern about the growing number of those who qualify for or are receiving financial assistance. For statistical purposes, we are collecting data on Flight Attendants who require a second job; and/or are currently receiving, or in the past five […]

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