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American Federation of Teachers, State Federation - Washington

Basic Information

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Address

AMERICAN FEDERATION OF TEACHERS
625 Andover Park W. #111
TUKWILA, WA 981883328

Financial Information

The Labor-Management Reporting and Disclosure Act (LMRDA), which is enforced by the Office of Labor-Management Standards, requires labor unions to file annual reports detailing their operations. Contained in those reports are breakdowns of each union's spending, income and other financial information.

Basic Financials

Total Assets $791,858
Total Liabilities $65,731
Total Income $1,841,644
Total Spent $1,650,462

Total Assets Trend

Assets (Change from previous report)

Cash $735,022 (+35.2%)
Accounts Receivable $5,747 (-30.1%)
Investments $0 (0.0%)
Fixed Assets $18,905 (0.0%)
Treasury Securities $0 (0.0%)
Other Assets $10,232 (-20.3%)
Loans Receivable $21,952 (0.0%)

Liabilities

Loans Payable $0
Accounts Payable $28,703
Other Liabilities $37,028
Mortgages $0

Income

Dues $0
Per Person Tax $1,572,907
Investments $0
Supplies $0
Loan Repayment $1,600
Interest $405
Dividends $0
Rents $0
Fees and Fines $0
Loans Obtained $0
Other Receipts $266,732
Affiliates $0
Members $0
Reinvestments $0
All Others $14,325

Source: Office of Labor Management Standards

Year Covered: 2015  •  Last Updated: November 15th, 2016

Spending

The Office of Labor-Management Standards (OLMS) requires unions to report how they spent their money in a number of categories. For the first five, OLMS requires unions to provide detailed information on any recipient that received more than $5,000 per year.

Spending Overview

Spending Breakdown

Representational $269,834 (16.35%)
Political Activities and Lobbying $168,068 (10.18%)
Contributions, Gifts, and Grants $52,654 (3.19%)
General Overhead $389,081 (23.57%)
Union Administration $211,627 (12.82%)
Strike Benefits $0 (0.00%)
To Union Officers $68,021 (4.12%)
To Union Employees $476,283 (28.86%)
Education $0 (0.00%)
Fees $0 (0.00%)

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Source: Office of Labor Management Standards

Year Covered: 2015  •  Last Updated: November 15th, 2016

Membership

Membership Trend

YearMembers
20024,200
20034,200
20054,385
20064,393
20074,330
20084,860
20095,173
20104,957
20114,974
20124,881
20136,606
20145,406
20155,524

Source: Office of Labor Management Standards

Year Covered: 2015  •  Last Updated: November 15th, 2016

Leaders & Salaries

Top Ten Highest Paid Leaders

NameTitleTotal Compensation
KAREN STRICKLANDPRESIDENT$84,855
NANCY KENNEDYLABOR RELATION SPECIALIST$83,644
MERRILEE MIRONLABOR RELATION SPECIALIST$79,478
BERNAL BACALOBBYIST$77,050
SYLVIA WATSONCOMM. COORDINATOR$75,062
KRISTIN ELIAPOLITICAL ORGANIZER$66,329
ELIZABETH FERRELL-GRAYFINANCIAL/ OFFICE MANAGER$59,411
TRACEY WHITTENINTERNAL ORGANIZER$53,470
CHRISTINE LANDONDATA MANAGER$49,739
CRISTINE RICESUPPORT SPECIALIST$49,274

Source: Office of Labor Management Standards

Year Covered: 2015  •  Last Updated: November 15th, 2016