John Westmoreland - St. Paul, Minnesota
John P. Westmoreland is the executive director of Minnesota AFSCME Council 5. Council 5’s mission is to advocate for excellence in service for the public, dignity in the workplace and opportunity and prosperity for all workers. John has been a member of AFSCME Local 600 for 34 years and has held multiple positions within his local and the council. He has served as a Council 5 staff member since 1999 and was elected executive director on Nov. 1, 2017. John also serves on the executive board for the Minnesota AFL-CIO, and was elected as the International vice president serving the North Central District in 2018.