Maureen Baxter of Ralphs #163 has been in the industry for 31 years. She started out as a cashier and is currently in the Dairy/Deli department.
Baxter’s hobbies include watching her children sail and play volleyball.
Q: “Why did you become a steward?”
A: “I had a manager try to make an example out of me. He took my ‘Live Better – Work Union’ sticker off of my marking gun and try to punish me. I called my rep, learned what my rights are and became the store Steward.”
Q: What do you like most about your job?
A: “I like being a liaison between workers and management.”
Q: If you could make a change in the workplace, what would it be?
A: “To have more hours, and more help.”
Q: What in your life are you most proud of?
A: “My family.”
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