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National Association of Letter Carriers, Branch 79

Basic Information

Local 79

Quick Facts

Address

NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF LETTER CARRIERS
210 QUEEN ANNE AVE N, #201
SEATTLE, WA 98109

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 $1,070,047
Total Liabilities $18,533
Total Income $969,263
Total Spent $899,835

Total Assets Trend

Assets (Change from previous report)

Cash $875,273 (+8.6%)
Accounts Receivable $0 (0.0%)
Investments $0 (0.0%)
Fixed Assets $179,774 (0.0%)
Treasury Securities $15,000 (0.0%)
Other Assets $0 (0.0%)
Loans Receivable $0 (0.0%)

Liabilities

Loans Payable $0
Accounts Payable $0
Other Liabilities $18,533
Mortgages $0

Income

Dues $913,091
Per Person Tax $0
Investments $0
Supplies $0
Loan Repayment $0
Interest $8,332
Dividends $0
Rents $28,800
Fees and Fines $0
Loans Obtained $0
Other Receipts $19,040
Affiliates $0
Members $0
Reinvestments $0
All Others $8,190

Source: Office of Labor Management Standards

Year Covered: 2019  •  Last Updated: April 8th, 2021

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 $383,069 (42.57%)
Political Activities and Lobbying $15,481 (1.72%)
Contributions, Gifts, and Grants $17,266 (1.92%)
General Overhead $203,660 (22.63%)
Union Administration $117,149 (13.02%)
Strike Benefits $0 (0.00%)
To Union Officers $241,119 (26.80%)
To Union Employees $141,923 (15.77%)
Education $0 (0.00%)
Fees $0 (0.00%)

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Source: Office of Labor Management Standards

Year Covered: 2019  •  Last Updated: April 8th, 2021

Membership

Membership Trend

YearMembers
20021,786
20031,755
20041,716
20052,246
20062,153
20072,270
20082,218
20092,160
20102,118
20112,012
20122,005
20132,228
20142,225
20152,320
20162,451
20172,329
20182,310
20192,291

Source: Office of Labor Management Standards

Year Covered: 2019  •  Last Updated: April 8th, 2021

Leaders & Salaries

Top Ten Highest Paid Leaders

NameTitleTotal Compensation
$106,147
MARK MYERSSECRETARY-TREASURER$83,215
BETTY HANSENPRESIDENT$82,508
KEVIN GOTTLIEBVICE PRESIDENT$79,665
KIM TOLBERTOFFICE ASSISTANT$35,104
MARY BARTLEYSCANNING TECHNICIAN$19,579
NICHOLAS SIMMONSASST. SECRETARY-TREASURER$14,353
SCOTT ANDERSONSERGEANT-AT-ARMS$10,754
CHRISTINE DANIELSTRUSTEE$7,484
EDWARD JOHNSON, JR.FINANCIAL SECRETARY$7,150

Source: Office of Labor Management Standards

Year Covered: 2019  •  Last Updated: April 8th, 2021