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CWA Member Honored for Pride Month

June 29, 2023

June is Pride Month. As part of its yearly celebration of LGBTQ+ leaders who are shaping the labor movement for the future, the AFL-CIO featured Erdem Onder from CWA Local 9509 in San Diego. Odner has been a retail sales consultant at AT&T for eight years. Odner is a proud member of the San Diego chapter of Pride at Work and has been instrumental in the revitalization of the CWA Pride Caucus this past year, increasing membership and organizing and originating petitions to Congress on trans people’s rights and liberation.