Jacqueline Sills was a UFT member for 41 years, most recently as the dean at PS 721 in Brooklyn working with special needs students.
Sylvia Vogel ended her career as a guidance counselor at PS 200 in Brooklyn after over 20 years of teaching.
Beth Segal Sussman was a UFT member for 45 years and most recently taught at PS 196 in Queens.
Bob Astrowsky was one of the UFT’s most beloved leaders whose service to the union spanned more than 50 years.
Myrna Friedlander began her career as a 2nd-grade teacher at PS 167 in Brooklyn before becoming a reading teacher.
Bernard Starr was a UFT member for about 25 years, most recently at JHS 220 in Brooklyn where he taught science.