Director of Labor Relations
Cliff joined MV in 2008 and is responsible for directing all labor relations activities throughout the Western United States. He has been the lead negotiator in over 30 collective bargaining agreements and is adept at crafting advantageous economic and non-economic contract language provisions. Cliff has substantial knowledge of private and public sector law, and provides guidance, instruction, and training to General Managers and Regional Vice Presidents on all aspects of labor relations. During his time with MV, Cliff has worked hard to foster and maintain a positive working relationship with all union locals within his region.
Prior to joining MV Cliff was the President and a business agent for the International Brotherhood of Teamsters, where he oversaw, administered, and provided representation for 21 collective bargaining units. Cliff has been a regular attendee at the Labor Arbitration Institute conference. He also attended Los Angeles Trade Technical College, the Teamster Leadership Academy, and the University of Maryland Europe.