President of New York City Central Labor Council, AFL-CIO
Vincent Alvarez was elected as the New York City Central Labor Council, AFL-CIO’s (NYCCLC) first full-time President and first Latino President in 2011 and was re-elected in 2015 and 2019. He had previously served as Assistant Legislative Director of the NYS AFL-CIO, and as Assistant to the Executive Director and Chief of Staff of the NYCCLC. A member of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) since 1990, Vincent began his career with IBEW Local 3 in Flushing, New York. He serves on numerous boards and councils, including as a Class C Director of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York.