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American Federation of Teachers, State Federation - Michigan

Basic Information

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AMERICAN FEDERATION OF TEACHERS
2661 EAST JEFFERSON
DETROIT, MI 482074105

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 $3,414,962
Total Liabilities $970,589
Total Income $5,386,554
Total Spent $5,559,427

Total Assets Trend

Assets (Change from previous report)

Cash $1,119,445 (-13.4%)
Accounts Receivable $1,162,476 (+20.4%)
Investments $269,268 (-10.7%)
Fixed Assets $787,005 (-10.7%)
Treasury Securities $0 (0.0%)
Other Assets $76,768 (+50.7%)
Loans Receivable $0 (-100.0%)

Liabilities

Loans Payable $0
Accounts Payable $136,170
Other Liabilities $834,419
Mortgages $0

Income

Dues $0
Per Person Tax $2,952,082
Investments $0
Supplies $0
Loan Repayment $22,439
Interest $8,293
Dividends $5,345
Rents $0
Fees and Fines $0
Loans Obtained $0
Other Receipts $1,607,183
Affiliates $791,212
Members $0
Reinvestments $30,000
All Others $33,255

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 $2,396,695 (43.11%)
Political Activities and Lobbying $527,831 (9.49%)
Contributions, Gifts, and Grants $74,220 (1.34%)
General Overhead $903,648 (16.25%)
Union Administration $136,274 (2.45%)
Strike Benefits $0 (0.00%)
To Union Officers $211,662 (3.81%)
To Union Employees $2,718,133 (48.89%)
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
200220,022
200320,498
200420,296
200526,860
200624,383
200725,248
200816,693
200922,470
201022,291
201124,976
201223,388
201321,456
201420,889
201518,585

Source: Office of Labor Management Standards

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

Leaders & Salaries

Top Ten Highest Paid Leaders

NameTitleTotal Compensation
DAVID HECKERPRESIDENT$168,729
JOHNNY MICKLESSTAFF REPRESENTATIVE$142,414
GINGER ROEHRSTAFF REPRESENTATIVE$140,810
AGATHA BUTTS-DIERSTAFF REPRESENTATIVE$139,562
JON CURTISSORGANIZIER$135,862
ELIZABETH DUHNSTAFF REPRESENATIVE$128,957
DAVID DOBBIEASSISTANT TO THE PRESIDEN$120,474
JULIE ROWELEGISLATIVE COORDINATOR$111,491
NIKHOL ATKINSPOLITICAL COORDINATOR$108,596
NATHAN WALKERPOLICY ANALYST AND ORGANI$107,417

Source: Office of Labor Management Standards

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