Maureen Carney

Rapid Response Coordinator
(413) 478-7615

Maureen Carney joined the MA AFL-CIO team in 2000 after a career as an IBEW Local 7 master electrician and vocational teacher. She received a Masters degree in Labor Studies and a Masters in Occupational Education from UMASS Amherst, and wrote the history of Local 7 for the centennial. Maureen works with the Rapid Response team providing assistance to unions and dislocated workers, helps women and minorities enter construction apprenticeships, and advocates for pro-worker workforce development policy. She serves as a City Councilor in Northampton.