Member of the Week: Jim Brachman

Jim Brachman of Disneyland has been working in Store Operations and as a merchandise host for 17 years.

Brachman’s hobbies include health and fitness, and movies.

When asked what inspired him to get more involved he said, “I became a steward because I wanted to help those who weren’t aware of their rights as union members.”

Q: What is it you like most about your job?

A: “Helping fellow cast members.”

Q: How would your life be different if you were not a union member?

A: “I wouldn’t make as much and my employment would be at the whim of my employer.”

Q: If you could change one thing about yourself what would it be?

A: “I would want more patience.”

Q: What is your greatest asset?

A: “I am good with people. It allows me to be a good steward.”

Q: What in your life are you most proud of?

A: “Taking care of my elderly parents.”

Q: If you could make one change at the workplace what would it be?

A: “More labor hours!”