Regional Union Director Wins National UAW Office

Gary Casteel Credit: UAW

Gary Casteel Credit: UAW

Tennessee’s top official in the United Auto Workers is now secretary and treasurer for the national union.

Gary Casteel joined the UAW in Nashville while working as a pipefitter and welder at the Ford Glass Plant.

Since 2002 he’s been the director of a ten-state region that includes Tennessee.

In his new post, Casteel will be assigned to oversight of the union’s finances, transnational organizing and relations with Mitsubishi Motors.

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