Local 653

Principal Officer/Secretary-Treasurer

Brian J. McElhinney

Brian has been a Teamster since 1984. He was employed at UPS for 25 years, 21 of those years as a Package Car Driver and 7 years as elected Shop Steward. Having previously served as Vice President and Business Representative since July 2008, he was then appointed President and Business Representative in November 2012. Brian was elected Secretary-Treasurer, Principal Officer and Business Representative effective January 1, 2016.

Brian was appointed as a Board Member of the Brockton Area Workforce Investment Board (BAWIB) in October 2015 and is a member of the New England Area Parcel Grievance Committee.

Effective September 21, 2016, Brian was appointed Trustee to the Teamsters Joint Council 10 New England Executive Board.

Email: brian.m@teamsterslocal653.org 



Teamsters Local 653
4 Hampden Dr 
South Easton , MA 02375 

Telephone: 508-230-7140
Fax: 508-230-7145
Toll Free: 800-208-3052