Minutes & Reports
News for Human Rights Committee
AUPE’s Human Rights Committee proudly marched alongside members of the LGBTQ community and allies at Edmonton’s Pride Parade on June 6. This year marked 35 years of the Edmonton Pride Festival and with close to 50,000 in attendance, was the largest Pride Parade in Edmonton’s history.
Members attended the Human Rights Conference at AUPE Headquarters June 4 and 5 to learn about how human rights affects their workplaces and coworkers. Andy Sims (left) attended as the keynote speaker.
AUPE’s Human Rights Committee will celebrate 35 years of the Edmonton Pride Festival with members of the LGBTQ community organizers, participants, and allies.
AT AUPE Headquarters
The meeting was called to order at 9:30 a.m. with Carrie-Lynn Rusznak in the Chair.
Present: Deb Caplette, Ray Tweedle, Richard Lemaire, Dale Pearce
Staff Advisor: Jeff Manuntag Staff Secretary: Leanne Fedrau
Regrets: Sharry Watson, Shirley Perreault
Guests: Gil Laflamme, Lynn Gough
AT AUPE CITY CENTRE
The meeting was called to order at 9:00 a.m. with Carrie-Lynn Rusznak in the Chair.
Present: April Seibel, Richard Lemaire, Dale Pearce (via phone), Deb Caplette, Ray Tweedle,
Staff Advisor: Jeff Manuntag
Regrets: Sharry Watson
Recorder: Jeff Manuntag
Guest: Gil Laflamme