Lamont Brooks

Director, Clerk Division

(202) 842-4220

1300 L Street NW
Washington DC 20005

The Clerk Division is the largest division of the American Postal Workers Union. We proudly represent approximately 150,000 postal clerks in post offices large and small across our great country.

Clerks occupy more than 170 different position descriptions as diverse as Post Office Clerk, Level 3 — found in the smallest post offices — and Translator Correspondence Clerk, Level 7 — which exists only in very large offices.

Director Brooks is a member of the Northern Virginia Area Local. He is responsible for the overall operation of the Clerk Division and is a member of the National Executive Board. Assistant Director (A) Sam Lisenbe is a member of the Fort Worth Area Local. Assistant Director (B) Lynn Pallas-Barber is a member of the 498-499 Area Local.

Lamont Brooks News Articles

It is Time to Collect on the 2010 Collective Bargaining Agreement!

(This article first appeared in the March/April 2020 issue of the American Postal Worker magazine) In the 2010 Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA)...

Conversation with the Clerk Membership: Accountability

(This article first appeared in the January/February 2020 issue of the American Postal Worker magazine)  On behalf of the APWU Clerk Division...

Preparation for Interest Arbitration

(This article first appeared in the September/October 2019 issue of the American Postal Worker magazine)  The interest arbitration hearings beginning...

Our Advantage is in Our Numbers - Let's Use It

(This article first appeared in the July/August 2019 issue of the American Postal Worker magazine)  Negotiation Goals The Clerk Craft’s goals during...