Student Action with Farmworkers

The four Student Action with Farmworkers members are based in North Carolina’s Research Triangle. After three months of bargaining, the unit’s first Guild contract took effect Sept. 1 2016.

Student Action with Farmworkers Unit Wins 1st Guild Contract

After three months of bargaining, the WBNG unit at Student Action with Farmworkers on Aug. 31 ratified a three-year agreement. The shop’s first Guild contract took effect Sept. 1. Bargaining was led by unit chair Joanna Welborn. The four WBNG members based in North Carolina’s Research Triangle are seeing improvements in wages, telework, flex time, […]

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WBNG Brings ‘Beyond the Beltway(s)’ Shops Into the Fold

Mergers with locals based in North Carolina and New York have expanded WBNG’s membership and geographical reach. To the south of Washington and Baltimore, the two shops that comprise the former IUE-CWA Local 83188 are the North Carolina AFL-CIO and the Student Action with Farmworkers (SAF) organization, both of which are based in the Research […]

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Unit Facts - At a Glance

Unit Leadership Chair: Ramon Zepeda
Phone: 910-494-2487


Unit Address
1317 West Pettigrew Street
Durham, NC 27705
Local Staff Representative Richard Ehrmann Contracts & Documents Contract September 1, 2016 - August 31, 2019