The Northern Indiana Area Labor Federation, AFL-CIO is a Non-Profit Organization made up of AFL-CIO Affiliated Local Unions, serving Members throughout Northern Indiana.

Northern Indiana Area Labor Federation 


 President                                Steven Minchuk           USW 6787

1st Vice President                  Jason Piontek               IBEW 531

2nd Vice President                 Jack Tipold                   USW 6787

Financial Secretary                Melissa Mata                USW 13796

Treasurer                                Harvey Jackson            IBT 142

Recording Secretary              Jennifer Janko              USW 2695

Sargent- at- arms        

ALF VP Merrillville             Ramon Mendoza         LiUNA 81

ALF VP Lafayette                 Jim Lane                       IBEW 668

ALF VP South Bend            Joe Carbone                  CWA 4900

Chapter Rep Merrillville      Eric Yuhasz                  Carpenters 1005

Chapter Rep Lafayette          Susie Bending              USW 115

Chapter Rep South Bend     Rick Bakos                   IATSE 187

Public Sector VP                   Joe Parrett                     APWU 0266

Industrial Sector VP             Dan Sulivan                 Boilermakers 374

Service Sector VP                 Brient Thomas             SEIU/ HC/IL-IN

Retail Sector VP                   Anthony Malito           UFCW 881

Building Trades VP              Randy Palmateer          NWI BLD Trades

Constituency Group VP       Kreg Homoky              SMART 20

Young Workers VP


Phone: (219) 617-6868     •     780 North Union Street,  Hobart, IN 46342    •