Nicole L. Wong

Oahu-at-Large Director

Why are you running for office?

I am committed to advocate for and represent the needs of HGEA members across all 8 bargaining units. I am looking for an opportunity to continue the service provided by those who have worked hard to advance union initiatives by way of this policy-making body.

What are your goals?

  • to ENCOURAGE you and help us find more value in our union membership
  • to ENSURE you are heard and increase membership involvement in HGEA activities across all bargaining units
  • to EMPOWER you and grow a much stronger union through political action

Background:

  • Unit 13 Steward
  • Unit 13 Oahu Island Division, Vice-Chair (2015-2017)
  • Unit 13 Negotiating Team member (2015-2017)
  • former Unit 13 State Board member (2013-2015)
  • former General Assembly Delegate
  • former Unit 13 Negotiating Team alternate
  • former State Kendall Fundraising Committee member
  • former Next Wave Committee member
  • former Haumana Project - Protege
  • former Haumana Project  - Mentor
  • HGEA member since 2003
  • Public Employees Organized to Promote Legislative Equality - MVP contributor