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St. Louis Public Schools district formalizes Memorandum of Understanding with union representing city teachers and support personnel. 
The agreement provides significant raises, protects benefits (including substitute teachers) and raise all workers to a minimum of $15. 
Front row L to R: Ray Cummings-President AFT St. Louis, Local 420, Dr. Joyce Roberts-President, SLPS, BOE. 
Back row L. to R.: Steve Hill, 1st. Vice President, AFT St. Louis, Donna Jones, VIce President,SLPS,  BOE.
Recognizing the negotiations team and district for reaching agreement during unprecedentedly difficult times.


AFT Local 420 celebration of Juneteenth with  Mayor Jones & CBTU at the Urban League. Unions & Allies from throughout Metro area took part in Beautification effort.

The First Juneteenth National Holiday. 
Ms. Rhea Willis (Building Rep at Sumner) is at Carver Elementary for Summer School Ms.  Rhea’s class collaborated with another class to  Celebrate Juneteenth today. The Sumner school leader made it a school wide celebration. The teachers  pictured are Ms. Rhea, Mr Anthony, &  Mr Steward. 
An Historic Day for the nation and SLPS.

AFT St. Louis, Local 420 Staff 

Ray Cummings


Ms. Carolyn Sheppard

Business Manager

 Byron Clemens

Communication Specialist/Staff 

John Whisenhunt

Steward Networking Coodinator /

TEAC Development 

Carron Johnson

Administrative Assistant/Member Liaison/

Executive Assistant to President

Office: (314) 781-2077







AFT St. Louis 

Joint General Membership/Building Stewards Meeting 

May 26, 2021

5-7 P.M.  

IBEW Local 1

Canceled due to graduation conflicts.