Lewis G. Jones
CM, PL Business Representative, Dayton Area
Lewis “Glen” Jones became the Business Representative for Local 132, Dayton area in 2012. He has worked in the concrete field since right out of high school. In 1996 Lewis Jones went to help pour a pole barn floor for Randy Kuck at his home. That following Monday, Lewis went to work for Fryman-Kuck as a third year apprentice.
He has been the lead for several different companies. The most memorable for him was the work at the large hangers at Wright Patterson. These two hangers were poured all at night due to the white reflective topping. In 2011 Lewis applied for the instructor’s position for the Dayton area JATC and has been part of the education and instructor team for several years.
Lewis is very proud of his two daughters. Taylor his oldest, received a two year scholarship to Sinclair and Hanna his 12 year old, continues to do very well in school.
Lewis has met a lot of great people in this Local and he is very happy to be a part of and serve this Local. He will do his best to continue to uphold the proud traditions of Local 132.
David A. Horn
PL Business Representative, Cincinnati Area
After serving 4 years in the United States Army, David joined Cincinnati area Plasterers Local 1 Apprenticeship Program in April of 1986. During his apprenticeship he worked for many of the area contractors. In 1989 he competed in OPCMIA International Apprenticeship Competition.
After completing his apprenticeship, he went to work for Saint Plastering Systems, Inc. While working for Saint Plastering for over 10 years, David was in involved with many high profile jobs in and around the Cincinnati area. In June 2001, David was appointed Business Representative for the Plasterers. At that time he was appointed Trustee on the Cincinnati Plastering Local 1 Pension Fund, a seat that he still holds today. He also held a Trustee seat on the Cincinnati Local 524 Health and Welfare Fund until they were merged with the Ohio Conference Health and Welfare Fund. He currently sits as an alternate Trustee on that Fund.
In 2005, David was appointed Vice President of Local 132 a seat he still hold today along with Vice President of the Central Kentucky Building Trades and is on the Executive Board for the Kentucky State Building and Construction Trades Council.
David has been married to Dana for 30 years and they have 2 grown daughters, Tiah and Mindy. Tiah is married and resides in Phoenix, Arizona and Mindy works full time and resides in Union, Kentucky.
Candace L. McLemore
Candace L. McLemore became Office Manager of the Operative Plasterers’ and Cement Masons’ International Association Local 132 on May 19, 2008.
Candace began her career in accounting as a data entry clerk in 1999 working under Barry W. Meek, CPA in Huber Heights, Ohio. In addition to learning the technical instruction in college, she gained crucial field experience which promoted her to the level of staff accountant. She completed her degree in Business Administration in June 2007.
On May 19, 2008 Candace took on the positon as Office Manager at the Operative Plasterers’ and Cement Masons’ International Association Local 132. She has attended numerous seminars put on by the Department of Labor to further her education in this field.
Candace and her husband Lawrence reside in the Dayton, Ohio area and are the proud parents of sons William and Jordan, and daughters Chataune, India, and Janae.
Connie J. Sink
Regional Training Coordinator
Connie Sink was hired in May 2011, as the Regional Training Coordinator overseeing the 6 registered (cement masons and plasterers) apprenticeship programs for Local 132. Connie works to develop curriculum, tracks each apprentice’s progress, administers grants, ensures that the students receive college credit for their hours in the classroom and sets the course of study for the apprentices. She also insures that the apprenticeship programs follow all requirements, rules and regulations as set forth by governmental entities for successful implementation of their programs. Additionally, Connie develops the journeyman upgrade calendar that is offered each year to the journeymen.
Connie has a long history of working with union apprenticeship programs, starting as an Office Manager in an apprenticeship office for 8 years. She was then hired by the Associated General Contractors (AGC) and worked as Director of Workforce Development for almost 9 years. As part of her responsibilities, she acted as a Management Trustee on the Cement Masons, Plasterers, Iron Workers and Laborers apprenticeship programs.
In 2007 Connie took a position as Program Support Executive with the Ohio State Apprenticeship Council in Columbus Ohio. The Council regulates apprenticeship programs in Ohio and they insure that program standards are being maintained and that programs are able to meet all Federal and State Regulations for Registered Apprenticeship. She worked directly for the Administrative Director of the Council and was a manager of 15+ staff.
Connie and her husband Jim have one daughter Jennifer who resides in Florida with her husband David and their two energetic and spirited sons Ryker and Daxton. In her spare time Connie enjoys various art projects, sewing, quilting, assembling gifts baskets, making hand-made greeting cards and many other gifts in her home studio.
Charles E. Dolen Jr.
CM, PL Business Representative, Portsmouth Area
Charles “Chuck” Dolen Jr., joined Local 132 Portsmouth area in 1996. Chuck became an Organizer/Business Representative in 2005. Chuck also serves as President of Local 132.
After graduating from high school, Chuck went into college for a year. After college he decided to enter into the Cement Masons Apprenticeship Program of the OPCMIA, Local 132. During that time, he realized that he would follow in his family’s footsteps of the union lifestyle. Throughout his career and while in the field, he has been Steward and Foreman of several jobs.
Chuck is also a dedicated family man. Chuck has a loving wife Marieia, and they have two children Tanner and Destiny. Outside of work, Chuck coaches his children in several sports. Chuck is the proud Grandpa of one grandson, Braxton Lee Dolen. Always the outdoors man, Chuck enjoys hunting and fishing in his spare time.
Andrew H. Kitchens II
CM Business Representative, Cincinnati Area
Andrew “Andy” Kitchens II, joined Local Union 132 in 2001, as a second year apprentice after nine years in non-union construction. Andy represented Local 132 at the Regional and International Competition. In 2003 he became Journeyman. Andy was fortunate enough to work steady with several contractors and was able to get to know them and support their needs for the industry. He also had the ability to move around which allowed him to meet many contractors and their employees. Andy recognizes that this network most likely helps him with his current position of Business Representative for the Cincinnati area.
Andy lives in Cincinnati with his wife Jennifer and their two children. He likes camping and fishing with his family. He also enjoys riding motorcycles and hunting. Andy’s son plays baseball and his daughter dances.