UFCW Local 135

STAFF

Brian Kelly

Brian Kelly

Comptroller

Brent Beltran

Brent E. Beltrán

Communications Director

Brian Kelly

Brian Kelly

Comptroller

Brian Kelly has been UFCW Local 135’s Comptroller since 2001.

Brent Beltran

Brent E. Beltrán

Communications Director

Brent E. Beltrán took over as the Communications Director for Local 135 in October 2019. He has a background in community journalism and activism.

Representation & Contract Enforcement

Kelly Tanaka

Kelly Tanaka

Grievance Director

Veronica Chavez

Veronica Chavez

Grievance Department Administrator

Kelly Tanaka

Kelly Tanaka

Grievance Director

Kelly Tanaka was promoted to Grievance Director in 2020. Prior to that he was a Union Representative for a year and an Insurance Specialist for fourteen years. He worked at Vons for 10 years.

Veronica Chavez

Veronica Chavez

Grievance Department Administrator

Veronica Chavez has been a staff member at UFCW Local 135 since 2008 and has been working in the Grievance Department since 2015. Prior to being hired at the office she was a member for eleven years at Rite Aid.

MEMBERSHIP

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Lindsey Bensinger

Membership Administrator

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Carl Rapp

Membership Specialist

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Kat Rocha

Membership Specialist

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Elyse Taylor

Membership Specialist

Lindsey Bensinger

Lindsey Bensinger

Membership Administrator

Lindsey Bensinger has been on staff with UFCW Local 135 for 17 years. Previous to being hired by the union she worked at Ralphs for 5 years. As part of her main duties she oversees the entire Membership Department. Lindsey is also a Vice President on UFCW Local 135’s Executive Board where she was voted in by the membership.

Vicki Miller

Vicki Miller

Membership Specialist

Vicki Miller has been a staff member at UFCW Local 135 since 2007. Before being hired she was a member for 12 years at Rite Aid.

Carl Rapp

Carl Rapp

Membership Specialist

Carl Rapp has been a staff member at UFCW Local 135 since 2005. Prior to coming into the office he worked at Albertsons for 18 years, finishing up as an Assistant Front End Manager.

Kat Rocha

Kat Rocha

Membership Specialist

Katia Rocha was hired at UFCW Local 135 in March of 2019. Before coming onboard the Local she worked at Vons as a cashier for 31 years.

Insurance & Pension

Marie Incrocci

Marie Incrocci

Insurance & Pension Administrator

Leslie Cervantes

Leslie Cervantes

Insurance Specialist

Ehileen Lopez

Ehileen Lopez

Insurance Specialist

Sarah Maya Goldbaum

Sarah Maya-Goldbaum

Insurance Specialist

Marie Incrocci

Marie Incrocci

Insurance & Pension Administrator

Marie Incrocci supervises our Insurance Department. She’s been on staff at UFCW Local 135 for over twenty years, working in the Membership Department for nine of them. Before joining Team 135 she worked for twenty years at Vons 2359, finishing up as a GM Manager. She’s been a member of Local 135 her entire adult life.

Leslie Cervantes

Leslie Cervantes

Insurance Specialist

Leslie Cervantes was hired in August 2020. She worked at Albertsons for almost twelve years, finishing as a Service Deli Manager.

Ehileen Lopez

Ehileen Lopez

Insurance Specialist

Ehileen Lopez started working at UFCW Local 135 in March of 2019. She worked at Vons for fourteen years.

Sarah Maya Goldbaum

Sarah Maya-Goldbaum

Insurance Specialist

Sarah Maya-Goldbaum started working for UFCW Local 135 in April of 2019. She worked at Vons twelve years where she was a Deli Manager.

Cristi Montano

Cristi Montano

Insurance Specialist

Wong Yang

Wong Yang

Insurance Specialist

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Gabriela Cardoso

Insurance Specialist

Cristi Montano

Cristi Montano

Insurance Specialist

Cristi Montaño started working at UFCW Local 135 in February of 2005. She put in eighteen years combined at Food Basket, Luckys, and Albertsons.

Elyse Taylor

Elyse Taylor

Insurance Specialist

Elyse Taylor started working for UFCW Local 135 in March of 2019. She worked at Albertsons for about ten years, finishing up as a GM Clerk.

Wong Yang

Wong Yang

Insurance Specialist

Wong Yang joined the staff of UFCW Local 135 in April of 2019. Prior to being hired he was a Service Operations Manager at Vons. He started with Vons as a teenager, putting in sixteen years with the company.