W.T. Brown became a member of the Teamsters Union in 1974. During that time, W.T.Brown worked in San Francisco’s automotive industries, overseeing inventory and revenue control at a myriad of work-sites throughout the City. In 1992 W.T. Brown was part of the “Ernie Yates Slate” which brought new, dynamic leadership to his struggling trade union.
Local 665 joins our sisters and brothers throughout the Teamsters Union and organized labor in honoring the memory of our brother, Dan Varela. Dan passed away after a long and courageous battle with cancer, on October 11. Dan was not a member of Local 665. His membership over 40 years included Teamsters Locals 70, 78,
Teamsters local 665 collaborated with UNITE HERE Local 2850 and North Bay Jobs with Justice to show support for the House Keeping Workers to have the right to organize.