Raymond Pocino

Raymond Pocino became a member of Local Union 172 when he joined in 1956. He later served the Local in a leadership capacity as a Business Manager and President for Local Union 172. In the four consecutive terms he served, Pacino's leadership directly helped to build a consensus for the progressive and community-minded trade union that Local 172 is today. In 1995 he moved on to the Regional Level when he was appointed to be the Eastern Region Manager. In 1998 union members voted to elect Ray Pacino to be the Eastern Region Vice President, where he serves to this day. Ray serves on numerous coalitions and commissions, those that are devoted to improving the economy and environment in his native state.