Hedgpeth Named AFTRA Leader

Hedgpeth Named AFTRA Leader
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A staffer of the American Federation of Television and Radio Artists since 1981 is now its leader.
The national board of AFTRA has chosen Kim Roberts Hedgpeth as the union's national executive director. Hedgpeth had been serving as AFTRA's acting national executive director since April 21.
She served in various executive positions with the New York and San Francisco locals. She joined AFTRA's national staff as assistant national executive director, news and broadcast in 1992, and was appointed associate national executive director in 1997.
AFTRA claims 80,000 members.