Member Spotlight

Fifty-Eight Years of Service And Going Strong!

Local 175 member Janice Behnken (pictured left) was recently recognized by UWUA President Jim Slevin for her 58 years of service at Vectren Energy and her dedication to her local’s membership. “I’m still working full time for the gas company and when I get off work I volunteer at the union hall pretty much every day,” she says. “I am very grateful to my union and this is the way I pay the membership back.”

Michelle Soto

Michelle Soto is a shop steward for UWUA Local 132 in California. She’s been a union member for over 11 years. As an energy residential technician she responds to emergency calls, services gas appliances and works on equipment and tasks that pertain to gas meters.