Social Action committee

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We are seeking members to join the Social Action Committee – contact your union rep for information on joining.

Our Committee Members

Jennifer Brown


Jennifer Brown has been a member of UFCW for 29 years. Whether in her role as a shop steward, or JHSC cochair/member she builds relationships and is a strong advocate

She is passionate about the impact of politics on a personal level, worker’s rights and disability and identity issues.

Angela Crosato


Angela Crosato ia dedicated UFCW 1518 member, and shop steward for over 20 years. She recently advocated for colleagues in the 2023 Sobeys bargaining negotiations. 

Angela is a staunch advocate for workers’ rightsthe LGBTQIA2S+ community, and her fellow coworkers, and is passionate about cinema, travel, music, and supporting her colleagues. 

Erica Jones


Erica Jones joins the Executive Board after serving as shop steward for over 8 years. Erica is passionate about bringing their lived experience as a queer, neurodivergent person to the Board.

A champion of the labour movement’s root values of economic and social justice, Erica is dedicated to providing educational opportunities to members and empowering their collective voice. 

Joel Simmons


Joel Simmons is a dedicated union advocate, writer, and community member who has been a UFCW 1518 member for 8 years. Serving as shop steward and representing Save-On-Foods members recently at the bargaining table, Joel is committed to fighting for workers’ rights.

Joel hopes to support UFCW members and advocate for progressive issues like the four-day work week. 

As a former member of the Canadian Cancer Society, Joel organized a Cops for Cancer Tour de Rock Fundraiser. 

Join the Social Action Committee

We are seeking members to join the Social Action Committee – contact your union rep for information on joining! Fill in this form to let us know you’d like to be involved, or ask any questions you might have.