Adjunct Faculty Union of Southwestern Illinois College

Local 6270

About Us

The Adjunct Faculty Union of Southwestern Illinois College, IFT/AFT, AFL-CIO, Local 6270

Our Purpose:

1.  To support and advance the public educational goals of Southwestern Illinois College.

2.  To promote the welfare of students and all Union members through cooperation with all interested groups on the local, state and national level.

3.  To enforce the Union Contract.

4.  To support the collective bargaining efforts of other employee groups of Southwestern Illinois College.

Our Executive Board:

The constitutional officers of the Union shall be President, Vice-President, Secretary and Treasurer.
The term of office shall be for two calendar years, expiring at the end of the calendar year in which their successors are elected.

Officer positions begin January 1 of odd numbered years. The next board elections will be held in the first week of November, 2016.
A candidate must be a member of the Union before he/she may be nominated to fill any local Union office or position.

Current Officers:





Michael Hawks

Technical Ed/Welding


Vice President

Chad Musgrave

Liberal Arts/English



Vicky Smolik

Liberal Arts/Music



Mary Kaye Tönnies

Adult Education


Current Department Reps:





Mary Kaye Tönnies

Interim Adult Education











Health Sciences/ Homeland Security



Mark Yearian

Liberal Arts



Pamela Lauf

Math and Sciences



Mark Anderson

Technical Education


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