Smart Local Union №565

Madison: 608-257-5757
Wausau: 715-241-9054

About Us

This Local Union is governed by the Constitution & Ritual of the International Association of Sheet Metal, Air, Rail, and Transportation Workers our Local By-laws.

Our Local Union is directed by officers, which are elected to three-year terms by the membership. The officers are as follows:

Business Manager/Financial Secretary Treasurer
Jesse Buell

 

Business Representative/Recording Secretary
Tom Niebuhr

 

Business Representative/Organizer
Tom Thoma

 

President 
Randy Boles

 

Vice-President 
Paul Baker

 

Executive Board Member
Terry Lyon

 

Executive Board Member
Rick Rumpel

 

Executive Board Member
Tyler Wolfe

 

Trustee
Curt Buttke

 

Trustee
Tammy Johnson

 

Trustee
Scott McKellips

 

Trustee
Tony Thao

 


 

We have twelve signatory employers, all which have separate bargaining agreements and Union Bargaining Committees.

COMPANY AFFILIATED MEMBERS
Bou-Matic (formerly Dairy Equipment/Madison One Holdings) 1956 (Original) 53 (Madison)
Sub-Zero Freezer Co. 1957 494(Madison)
Greenheck Fan 1962 1151 (Schofield)
Trachte Building Systems 1965 91 (Sun Prairie)
Carnes Company 1966 24 (Verona)
Everbrite (formerly General Indicator) 1967 14 (Pardeeville)
Wolf Appliance 2001 580 (Fitchburg)
Loudspeaker Components 2001 5 (Lancaster)
Therma-Stor 2008 135 (Madison)
Greenheck Fan (Architectural Product Division) 2013 196 (Schofield)
Roadview, Inc 2018 4 (Fitchburg)
IBEW Local 159 Office Staff 2019 2 (McFarland)
12/31/19 updated

 


 

Who to contact:

Jesse Buell – Represents Everbrite, Trachte Building Systems, Bou-Matic, Therma-Stor, Carnes Co.
Phone: 608-257-5757 • Toll Free: 888-820-5757 • Cell: 608-770-3604 • email: busmang@smartlocal565.org

Tom Niebuhr – Represents Sub Zero Freezer Co., Wolf Appliance, Loudspeaker Components
Phone: 608-257-5757 • Toll Free: 888-820-5757 • Cell: 608-770-3606 • email: ba.rs@smartlocal565.org

Tom Thoma – Represents Greenheck Fan, Architectural Products
Phone: 715-241-9054 • Cell: 608-770-3603 • email: ba.org@smartlocal565.org

Sarah Przybylski – Office Manager (dues-related questions)
Phone: 608-257-5757 • Toll Free: 888-820-5757 • email: admin@smartlocal565.org

Organizing – Internal or External Organizing questions
Phone: 608-257-5757 • Toll Free: 888-820-5757 • email: organizer@smartlocal565.org

Randy Boles – Local 565 President
Phone: 608-257-5757 • Toll Free: 888-820-5757

SMART International General Office: 202-783-5880