WHO’S WHO IN LABOR
On May 26, 2009, President Barack Obama Robert W. Chester has been appointed
announced his intention to nominate Sec- Regional Director of the NLRB’s Regional
ond Circuit Court of Appeals judge Sonia Ofﬁce in Pittsburgh, PA (Region 6).
Sotomayor to serve on the United States
Supreme Court. NLRB General Counsel Ronald Meisburg
announced the appointment of Mark Wir-
The President has nominated Alejandro ick as Assistant to the Regional Director of
Mayorkas Director, U.S. Citizenship the NLRB’s Regional Ofﬁce in Pittsburgh,
and Immigration Services, Department of PA (Region 6).
Homeland Security. Mayorkas previously
served as the United States Attorney for the NLRB General Counsel Ronald Meisburg
Central District of California. announced the appointment of Kim Sieg-
ert as Deputy Regional Attorney of the
The President has announced his intention NLRB’s Regional Ofﬁce in Pittsburgh, PA
to nominate Craig Becker as a Board (Region 6).
Member for the NLRB. Becker currently
serves as Associate General Counsel to both The President designated Carol Waller
the Service Employees International Union Pope Chairman of the Federal Labor Re-
and the American Federation of Labor & lations Authority (FLRA). Previously, on
Congress of Industrial Organizations. February 19, 2009, President Obama des-
ignated Ms. Pope as Acting Chairman.