(Retired Administrative Assistant to the SWRCC, Local 1506)
"I stand with Mike, because there is no one at the Council more hardworking, caring, honest and responsible than he is. Mike is an honorable man and a MAN OF HIS WORD that myself, or anyone else, would be truly proud to know him and have his as a friend."
(Financial Secretary Local 2361 & former administrative assistant to the SWRCC)
"I have known Mike McCarron for more than 30 years and I am very proud to support Mike through these very difficult times. Mike’s dedication to our union’s cause and his proven leadership are the reasons the Southwest Regional Council has progressed over the last decade. Mike’s leadership skills are obvious and certainly recognized by our national leaders as they have entrusted several states to the Southwest Regional Council’s governance."
(Former Special Representative for the SWRCC, Local 1506)
"I support Mike. I have known Mike for 53 years. I grew up next door to Mike and his family. We went to school together, worked together and I know his to be a giving, caring person, as is his entire family. I have had many, many conversations with Mike, his brothers, sister and parents about things in life that we all deal with and go through. I know how Mike thinks and I know he loves this Brotherhood, its members and his brother. Mike would never do anything to jeopardize the good caring people of this great Brotherhood."
(Retired Administrative Assistant for Northern Nevada & the Original Marlborough Man, Local 971 Reno, Nv.)
"I support Mike McCarron, because he is a true leader and made the Southwest Regional Council of Carpenters the best council in the brotherhood."
(Retired representative and President of Local 409)
"I am standing with Mike, because when one see’s an injustice occurring, you cannot in good conscious let the injustice continue. The Charges against Mike are wrong and without merit. Mike has been such an asset to the Southwest Regional Council and the Brotherhood."
(Former Apprenticeship Liaison for SWRCC and head of work preservation, Local 1506)
"I have known Mike for 35 years. He was one of my apprentices back in the late 70’s working for Raymond. Over the years we became good friends and I ended up working for Mike. I have enjoyed working for Mike, because I know he is a man of his word and has a great deal of integrity. He supports his people 100%, and treats everyone with respect."
(Retired business representative for the SWRCC, Local 721)
"I stand “shoulder to shoulder” in support of Mike McCarron. I believe that I represent most of the men and women that are on staff at the SWRCC, who are being silenced for fear of losing their jobs, like some already have."
(Full-Board Trustee for the Southwest Carpenters Trusts, and Retired Administrative Assistant to the SWRCC, Local 150)
"Mike has improved conditions for all working people at the Southwest Regional Council. Through his leadership Mike has negotiated good contracts, provided training, united the members of the Regional Council."
(Retired Apprenticeship Instructor, Local 1506)
"I have been a friend of Mike’s for 35 years and I am very proud to have worked with and worked for him. He has done a lot for the members and the Brotherhood. I hope to see him back taking care of business as usual."
(Retired special representative for the SWRCC, Local 209)
"I have been a member of local 209, since 1985. In that length of time I have seen many good changes, both at the local level and the regional council. I can tell you, fellow members, that the best change has been the leadership of Mike McCarron. He is by far the ,most, honest, hard working man of integrity that I have ever worked for."