GM names Doneen McDowell new guide labor negotiator

Standard Motors has named a new UAW labor negotiator as longtime labor manager Scott Sandefur moves…

Standard Motors has named a new UAW labor negotiator as longtime labor manager Scott Sandefur moves to a new position.

Doneen McDowell, 50, replaced Sandefur, 58, as vice president of Typical Motors North America Labor Relations efficient Monday.

McDowell is now the executive director for production SUV and Car or truck Group. Sandefur will acquire in excess of a new purpose as vice president of Manufacturing Workforce Strategy until he retires.

McDowell is the fourth woman to direct GM labor relations. Diana Tremblay was a person of the most noteworthy latest females to do so from 2006 by way of 2009. She negotiated the historic 2007 agreement that made the VEBA, which is a UAW managed hourly retiree health and fitness care fund.

UAW’s major GM negotiator, Terry Dittes, stated Sandefur was a person of “integrity.”