Local 21 elects leaders to the eleven union officer positions which comprise our Executive Committee (EC). The leadership and decision-making body functions as an advisory board to our Local’s Delegate Assembly. Our current officers were sworn in at the Local 21 Delegate Assembly on January 2021 and will serve a three-year term.



Gus Vallejo

Executive Vice President 



JR Santos 

Vice President for Membership & Organization 

Bianca Polovina 

Vice President for Legislative & Political Action

Frances Hsieh

At-Large Vice President

Olympia Williams 

Oakland Vice President 

Laura Takeshita 

San Francisco Vice President

Rinaldi Wibowo

East Bay Vice President

Cheryl Penick

South Bay Vice President

Edith Alanis 


Marc Miyashiro