Greetings MMA members! I would like to introduce you to a new MMA website feature ‘Getting to Know…’
This column will highlight MMA members on a regular basis. This is one of our new attempts to communicate with members and give you a chance to know who is in our association. Our first featured member is –
Gary Kloos, MMA President
Q: What is your current position with the State of MN?
Gary: I work for the Department of Transportation and have been a supervisor out of St. Cloud since 1992.
Q: How long have you been an employee with the State of MN?
Gary: I have been with the State of Minnesota for 31 years, 28 years with MN Dot and 3 years at the Austin Vocational School.
Q: Were you a member of a union prior to joining MMA?
Gary: Before joining MMA I was with AFSCME for 6 years.
Q: What do you think is the primary purpose of MMA?
Gary: I think our primary purpose is to serve our members, such as bargaining contracts and representing MMA employees with investigations and grievances. We need to protect and improve such items as pay, retirement benefits, and working conditions. Read Full Article