Deborah Arnet, RN, BSN, MSW

(716) 828-1133 x13

CWA Local 1133, 821 Elk Street, Buffalo, NY 14210

President, CWA Local 1133 January 2015 - present.  Twenty-one years as Chief Steward at Kenmore Mercy Hospital, 1993 - December 2014.  Officer of Kenmore Mercy Professional Coalition, 1993 - 2000.  Instrumental in merging KMPC with CWA Local 1133 in 2000.  Successfully bargained seven KMH contracts.  Experienced in arbitration, second chair at several arbitration cases, including a "return to work" award with $25k back pay.  Spokesperson for KMH RN's and Tech's, including television interviews.  Highly experienced in all aspects of representation.  Experienced in Departments of Oncology, Ed., IR, PACU, Telemetry, and Float.