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Wednesday, June 6, 2018

Congratulations to Louis Giardina, NPELRA President's Award Winner 2018

Lou Giardina tabled any negotiations in April while attending the National Public Employer Labor Relations Association Annual Conference held in Charleston, South Carolina.

This year's 2018 NPELRA President's Award of Excellence was given to none other than our own Louis Giardina.

The prestigious award is given to the individual who exemplifies dedication and achievement in the development of positive labor management relations. It signifies their professional efforts, which have demonstrated creative and innovative leadership.

Lou has served as Labor Relations Manager at the Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority since 2006.

He has had quite a distinguished career serving as NYSPELRA President twice from 2007-09 and again in 2011-12. Currently, he is a Board Member-At-Large at NYSPELRA.

Lou was also awarded the 2013 Holcomb Award. This award is presented to those NYSPELRA members demonstrating exceptional achievement on behalf of the public employers and citizens of New York in the field of Labor Relations.