Jeremiah J. Giuliano
General Chairman /
555 Banana Boulevard
Merritt Island, Florida 32952
In 1998 J.J. became a fifth-generation railroader when he took a job with Consolidated Rail Corporation (Conrail) in Selkirk, New York. CSX Transportation took over Conrail's Selkirk facilities the following year.
In January 2000 J.J. joined IBEW Local #770 when he accepted a locomotive electrician's position. Two years later he was appointed Local Chairman, and in 2006 he was elected Vice President of his Local, in addition to retaining the Local Chairman's position.
In January 2012 he was appointed System Council No. 9's Assistant General Chairman, and in 2015 was selected by the Council's Executive Board to fill the vacant General Chairman / Secretary-Treasurer position, a position he was elected to at the 2016 System Council Convention and similarly re-elected to in 2020.
General Chairman / Secretary-Treasurer is the System Council's only full-time position.
Justin D. Richardson
1364 Chance Road
Blackshear, Georgia 31516
Justin began his railroad career in 2004 with CSX Transportation at their Waycross, Georgia facilities.
In June 2005 he became a locomotive electrician and joined IBEW Local #1984. Beginning in 2008 he held his Local Union's Recording Secretary position until 2010 when he was elected as Local President.
At the 2016 System Council Convention, Justin was elected as Vice Chairman, a position once held for many years by his father, Jerry Richardson. Justin was re-elected at the 2020 System Council Convention.
Justin continues to work full-time for CSXT. He works part-time, as needed, for System Council No. 9.
Executive Board Members
Mark Fugitt - Local Chairman, IBEW #549, Huntington, West Virginia
Lowell Goemaat - Local Chairman, IBEW #774 - Cincinnati, Ohio
Jason Boruff - Local Chairman, IBEW #784 - Indianapolis, Indiana
Terry Hoover - Member, IBEW #813 - Roanoke, Virginia
Tony Colangelo, Jr. - Local President, IBEW #862 - Jacksonville, Florida
John Malek - Member, IBEW #865 - Baltimore, Maryland
Bill DeFalco - Financial Secretary, IBEW #1047 - Toledo, Ohio
Gary Colar - Member, IBEW #2149 - New Orleans, Louisiana
Manny Maza - Member, IBEW #2271 - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
In addition to the Officers and Executive Board Members listed above, System Council No. 9 also employs one part-time Administrative Assistant to assist with bookkeeping, file tracking, and payroll.
Last Updated 11/1/2020