About Us

We are AFSCME Ohio Council 8 Dayton Region 

America’s communities never rest. Streets need cleaning. Families need care. Students deserve well-run schools, and our neighborhoods demand safety. That’s why people who work in public service never stop. This isn’t just a job. It’s a calling. The work matters because it means something to make a community better.

AFSCME Ohio Council 8 Dayton Region believes that every person working to sustain their community deserves respect. As part of the AFL-CIO, AFSCME Ohio Council 8 Dayton region is one of the state’s leading advocates for working women and men. Our members provide the vital services that make Dayton happen, and we believe everyone deserves a chance to fulfill the American dream.

AFSCME Ohio Council 8 is the union that honors solidarity without conformity, drawing each member’s story into a force of experience and commitment that can’t be ignored. That’s how we win better lives for ourselves, our families, and our communities. For people proudly committed to public service, we never quit.

We are AFSCME Ohio Council 8 Dayton region, join us.


15 Gates Street, Dayton, Ohio, 45402



Regional Vice President (Dayton)
Regional Vice President (Dayton)
AFSCME Ohio Council 8 Dayton Regional Director
Pete McLinden
Staff Represenative
Stephen Lanham
Staff Represenative
 Scott Thomasson
Office Secretary