David McCall

David McCall

Director District 1

David McCall is the Director of District 1 (Ohio) of the United Steel, Paper and Forestry, Rubber, Manufacturing, Energy, Allied Industrial and Service Workers International Union (United Steelworkers) and a member of the Union's International Executive Board.  Dave began his career with USWA Local Union 6787 at the Bethlehem Steel Burns Harbor plant located in Northwest Indiana. At the Local he held various administrative and contract compliance positions, in addition, he was instrumental in establishing the Local's food bank and unemployment support committees.

In 1985 Dave was appointed to the Union’s International Staff and in 1989 he was assigned as the Subdistrict Director for USWA District 31, Subdistrict 1 in Gary Indiana.  In 1997 he was appointed Assistant Director for USWA District 7 (Illinois and Indiana).

Dave was appointed by the USWA International Executive Board as the Director of USWA District 1 in 1998 and has been re-elected as the District 1 Director in 2001, 2005, 2009 and 2013.  He is also a Vice President of the Ohio State AFL/CIO. 

In addition to his responsibilities as District Director and a Member of the USW International Executive Board, David also serves as the Secretary of the Union’s Constitution Committee and chairs the Union’s Negotiating Committees for ArcelorMittal, Republic Steel, TimkenSteel, Timken Company, and Graphics Packaging.

Dave graduated the Labor Studies Program at Indiana University-Northwest (1973) and graduated from the Harvard University Trade Union Program in Cambridge, Massachusetts (1990).

The headquarters for District 1 is in Columbus, Ohio.

USW District 1
777 Dearborn Park Lane
Suite J
Columbus, OH 43085
614.888.6052 - Telephone
614.888.9870 - FAX

States(s): Ohio