In August 2016, Mark McManus was unanimously elected as General President at the UA’s 39th General Convention and on November 10, 2016, he assumed his new position leading the nation’s most progressive and influential trade union. Mark McManus has had a distinguished career in support of our nation’s hard-working men and women and has been unwavering in his commitment to a strong and mutually beneficial partnership between labor and management.
“For over 130 years, the UA has represented the highly-skilled union tradesmen and women in the plumbing and pipefitting industry. We are growing our membership and diversifying our work. With the commitment from our dedicated industry partners we’re increasing our market share and securing jobs for future generations.”
— General President Mark McManus