Steve Dayan

  • Teamsters Local 399 Business Agent and Organizer since 1999
  • Served as Principal Officer of Teamsters Local 399 since 2014
  • Chairman of the Basic Crafts
  • Director on the Motion Picture Trust Funds
  • Vice President of the California State Federation of Labor
  • Representative for the Los Angeles County Federation of Labor

Kenny Farnell

  • 3rd Generation 35 year Teamster Member
  • 24+ years as a Member of Local 399 working as a Driver and Captain
  • Appointed Business Agent in 2016
  • On the Local Executive Board since 2014, first serving as a Trustee and now President
  • Director on the Motion Picture Trust Fund
  • Alternate Delegate at the 2016 IBT International Convention
  • Representative for the LA County Federation of Labor

Ed Duffy

Vice President, Business Agent
  • Business Agent representing Locations and Casting and also serves as Local 399 Political Director
  • Executive Board Member and Chair of Operations of FilmLA
  • Member of L.A. City and County Film Task Force
  • Representative for Local 399 on the State Film Incentive Alliance of Unions, Studios and Vendors
  • Serves on the Board of the Entertainment Union Coalition
  • Vice President on the Executive Board for the last 9 years
  • Representative for the Los Angeles Federation of Labor

Philip Quansah

  • Local 399 Driver
  • Shop Steward for Quixote Drivers
  • Knowledge of several contracts and has worked under Universal Tours, Quixote Driver, Commercial and “Black Book” Agreements
  • Currently sits on the Western Region Executive Board of the Teamsters National Black Caucus
  • Passionate about encouraging Members to learn, experience, and get involved in as much as they can

Armando Santana

  • Second-generation Teamster that got started in the Industry as a Tram Driver 16 years ago
  • Driver on both Features and Television Productions
  • Shop Steward at Fox for the past 8 years
  • Active Member of the Driver’s Steering Committee since its inception
  • Currently serving as Local 399 Trustee for the past 3 years
  • Volunteers time to help teach our New Member Orientation Class created by the Local

Gary Zuckerbrod

  • Member of the Casting Community for 35 years
  • President of Casting Society of America from 2002-2004 and again in 2009
  • Casting Director Shop Steward for Television
  • Served as Chairman of the Steering Committee for the Unionization of Casting Directors and Casting Associates
  • Served as Local 399 Trustee for the past 6 years

Lindsay Dougherty

Recording Secretary
  • Second Generation, 13 year Teamster originally from Detroit Michigan
  • First joined 399 as a Dispatcher
  • Business Agent and Organizer since 2014
  • Executive Board Vice President for the Los Angeles Federation of Labor
  • Delegate for the California Federation of Labor
  • Alternate Local 399 Delegate for the IBT Delegate Convention and at the request of the International, served as a reader at the Convention in 2016

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