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Labor Management Relations Council

Thumbnail - clicking will open full size image - LMRC Charter Signing Ceremony

The Indian Health Service (IHS) Labor Management Relations Council (LMRC) provides a forum for managers, employees, and employees' Union representatives to discuss operations; promote satisfactory labor relations; and improve the productivity and effectiveness of the IHS. The development of the IHS LMRC meets the spirit and intent of Executive Order 13522, Creating Labor-Management Forums to Improve Delivery of Government Services.

IHS Circular 12-02, Labor Management Relations Council - Charter

National LMRC Membership Roster

Lisa Gyorda - Management/Director, Office of Human Resources
Roman Feher - Acting LIUNA Council Business Manager

Management Representatives
James Driving Hawk - Area Executive Officer Representative, Phoenix Area
Francis Fraizer - HQ Office Director Representative, OPHS
Ronald Baron - IHS Labor Relations Officer, IHS
Lisa Gyorda - Acting Director, OHR
Duane Phillips - Acting Director, Division of Workforce Relations and Policy, OHR

Union Representatives

American Federation of Government Employees
Tammy Wilson - AFGE Representative (local President), Claremore Indian Hospital

Laborer's International Union of North America
Roman Feher - LIUNA/IHS Council Representative
Jeff Hemp - LIUNA/IHS Council Representative
Pauline Bruce - LIUNA/IHS Council Representative
Ellis Miller - LIUNA/IHS Council Representative
Michelle E. Bird-Wheatley - LIUNA/IHS Council Representative
Tanya Miller - LIUNA/IHS Council Representative
Terrence Williams - LIUNA/IHS Council Representative

National Federation of Federal Employees
Mary Wall - President


Lu Ann Glaser - FMCS Facilitator

Taker of Minutes
Ronald Baron - IHS Labor Relations Officer