Meet the Unit 2 Bargaining Team

Meet the CUPE 4600 Unit 2 Bargaining Team, who are tasked with negotiating directly with Carleton during the 2022 bargaining round! 

Ryan Conrad

Dr. Ryan Conrad is an Adjunct Research Faculty member in Women’s and Gender Studies and  teaches as a CI in both the Women’s and Gender Studies and Human Rights Programs. He has been teaching university courses since 2013 and this is his third year at Carleton. Having taught at other universities, he is keen to work on making changes to the collective agreement that sees Carleton catch up to where most other institutions already are and have been for years.

Cheryl Cundell

Cheryl Cundell teaches communication skills to engineering students through the School of Linguistics and Language Studies. At the bargaining table, she plans to advocate for improvements to contract instructor working conditions, including a centralized accommodations process to address contract instructor accessibility needs, a significant increase to the base stipend, adequate teaching assistant support based on class size, and a match-defined contribution Registered Retirement Savings Plan.

Noreen Cauley

Noreen is the President of CUPE 4600, currently serving her second term, and is a TA in the geography department. 

Sarah Fiander

Sarah is the VP Internal for the local, and sits on both bargaining teams. She is serving her second term on the executive board of the local. 

Patti Kmiec

Patti is a former Chief Steward for the local, and is currently serving as the chair of the Mobilization Committee.