Barry C. Kushnir was elected President of the Hudson County Central Labor Council in 2018. He has been a PROUD member of IFPTE Local 194, the NJ Turnpike Employees Union, since 1992. Barry has served his union in the roles of Shop Steward and Area Officer before becoming a member of Local 194's Executive Board in 2004. President Kushnir holds a Bachelor of the Arts in Politcal Science (1992) and Master of Labor and Employment Relations (2012) from Rutgers University, where he also works as a Part Time Instructor at the Union Leadership Academy. Finally, Barry is a PROUD father of 2 and lifelong resident of Hudson County.
Read the Hudson County Central Labor Council Constitution (here)