IBEW Local Union 1547.
Larry Bell, a journeyman wireman, IBEW business representative, and
second-generation IBEW member, was elected business manager of the
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local Union 1547
Bell won in a run-off election and replaces Gary Brooks, who is
retiring after 18 years at the helm. Bell, a resident of Alaska for more
than 20 years, graduated from the Alaska Joint Electrical Apprenticeship
and Training Trust, is currently president of the Anchorage Building
Trades Council, and has served as a representative for many labor
committees, including vice president and delegate of the Alaska AFL-CIO.