Assistant Business Managers

Tim Skinner

 
 
Tim Skinner

Eastern Region ABM

Tim Skinner has been a member of Local 669 since 1986. In 1997 he became the Tutor/ Instructor for the 669 JATC in Northwest Ohio. From April 1, 2004 to December 1, 2016 he served as Business Agent for District 33, prior to being selected to be the Assistant Business Manager for the Eastern Region.

Tim has been married to his wife Carrie for over 30 years. They have three children, Danielle, Mitch and Makenzie, and two grandsons, Eli and Grant. Tim loves spending time with his family and traveling with his wife. They enjoy hiking and have a goal of visiting all 58 National Parks together. (419) 225-9051

 

Darrin Parsons

 
 
Darrin Parsons

Western Region ABM

Darrin was born in Tacoma, WA and raised in the Portland, OR area. He wrestled and played football at Oregon City High School before entering into the military with the Army National Guard. Darrin started his apprenticeship with Local 669 in 1988. After becoming a journeyman, he took on the JATC instructor role for District 1 in 1998. In 2002 Darrin was elected as Business Agent for District 1. In 2009 he was appointed Assistant Business Manager for the Western Region, where he continues to serve the membership and assist the National Officers, Business Agents and Organizers where needed. Darrin feels strongly about organizing. He is passionate about helping workers pursue a better life for themselves and their family. He still loves getting out and talking to workers on jobsites when he can. He also enjoys connecting with members at the union meetings.

When Darrin is not traveling, he enjoys spending time with family. He and his wife, Darcy, have 2 grown children, and enjoy camping, hiking and spending time with family and friends. When Darrin needs some “me” time he hits the road on his Harley Davidson.

 

Robert Johnson

 
 
Robert Johnson

Central Region ABM

Robert Johnson is a former US Marine Infantryman that has been a member of Local 669 since 1987. He spent 18 years in the field working as a Sprinkler Fitter before being elected as Business Agent for the state of Michigan for 10 years. In January of 2017 Johnson became the Assistant Business Manager for the Central Region. He is a 3rd generation Local 669 Sprinkler Fitter, a 2nd generation Business Agent, and a 2nd generation Assistant Business Manager.

Robert is a proud father to his daughter Ashlyn who is 25 years old, son Zack who is 27 and a 4th generation Sprinkler Fitter, and a grandfather to 3 adorable grandchildren. He has been married for 30 years to his beautiful wife, Melissa May. Robert loves to hunt and fish and he especially enjoys Ice fishing big water walleye on the Great Lakes. He also loves his 3 Chihuahuas more than he loves most people.
 

William Puhalla

William Puhalla

Southern Region ABM

Bill has been a proud member of 669 for 34 years, and an employee of the Local for 20 years. He is currently the Assistant Business Manager for the Southern Region. He enjoys playing an active role in all areas of serving our membership, especially helping to settle grievances for members.

In Bill’s free time, he enjoys spending time outdoors with his wife, four children and the family dog. Their outdoor activities involve camping, fishing, sport shooting and mountain biking. Bill has been hunting his whole life and has visited every region of our country to hunt various wildlife. He recently took up waterfowl hunting with his boys, and it is quickly becoming his favorite past time. When he isn’t hunting, he can be found cooking with his eldest daughter or riding ATVs with his wife.