Denny Wheeling – United MEC Negotiating Committee
Denny is a 32 year veteran of the airline industry as a Flight Attendant. With many of those years devoted to Union service, Denny is a highly valued resource with an uncommon wealth of knowledge and experience. He was elected by his peers to represent their interests as Local Council 64 President for premerger Continental, which included the DEN and LAX satellite bases. Upon the merging of Local Councils in 2016, Denny was elected to a second term as the President of the combined Local Council 42.
His expansive Union service and experience includes his time as LECP in Houston, his service on the AFA Joint Implementation Committee (JIT), and as a member of the CALAFA and United Master Executive Councils (MEC) since 2014.
Denny augmented his Union experience by serving as a Subject Matter Expert for the Joint Collective Bargaining Agreement (JCBA) 2014- 2015 and currently as an alternate Member of the AFA-CWA Negotiations Policy Committee from 2018 – 2020.
Denny comes to the 2021 Contract Negotiation Committee highly qualified with an extensive background steeped in Union tradition. He provides an immense amount of knowledge from his participation in the CWA Collective Bargaining Training, AFA-CWA Advanced Leadership Program and the National Mediation Board IBB Training.