Michael is the President of Customs Immigration Union MB/NWT Local 50030. He is a Rail Targeting Officer and has been with the employer for 26 years. Michael has been a union activist since he was in Post Secondary and has been a union, health and safety, or EAP/CISM rep since the beginning of his career. Michael believes we need to eliminate workplace obstacles and promote a safe and healthy work environments. Work-life balance and good mental health is essential for productive employees in today’s place of work. It takes a team, where we all work together to ensure our rights, protect our gains and further advance protections and benefits for all members.