My name is Ed Hepburn, I am the General Chair for District 140 of the IAMAW. Elected into office in 2020, my background is Aviation and am a 26 year employee of Air Canada. I have held many roles in the IAMAW. I started as a Shop Steward, Trustee, Delegate to Conventions and Shop Chair for local 1763 for two terms before being elected to the General Chair Role. I am passionate in fighting for the rights of all workers and equality in the workplace. I represent members in all 4 Atlantic provinces, for 6 different companies.