In November of 2009, the Local 1500 Executive Board unanimously voted to appoint Rhonda Nelson as Trustee. Mrs. Nelson also serves as a Trustee on the Local 1500 Pension and Welfare Funds.
In March of 2017, in addition to holding the position of Recorder, Rhonda Nelson was appointed to the position of Executive Vice President.
As the third officer of Local 1500, Rhonda Nelson is responsible for recording and reporting of each Local Union membership and Executive Board meetings, keeping an accurate and permanently bound or unalterable electronically stored record of all proceedings.
In addition to these duties, Mrs. Nelson also serves as chairwoman of the United Food and Commercial Workers International Women's Network. She has previously served as Field Director, Organizer & Representative for Local 1500. An activist at heart, Rhonda Nelson has never missed the opportunity to fight for the working class.