Written by Vickie Alicea

 Hello State of Florida APWU Retiree Members :-)
**Information on the State of Florida Convention and Retirees Chapter Spring Conference for 2024**
The Florida State Convention & Spring Seminar will be Monday, April 22nd, 2024 through Wednesday, April 24th, 2024
The Florida Presidents Conference will be held on Sunday, April 21st, 2024.
The Retirees Conference and Election of Executive Board Officers will be on Sunday, April 21st, 2024.  The positions that will be up for election consist of “President, Vice President, Treasurer, Secretary/Trustee and Legislative Director”.   If you are interested in running for an executive board position and are not able to attend the retirees conference, please submit your request either by mail or email to:  President, Vickie Alicea, 13448 Hopkinton Court, Windermere, FL. 34786 or Email:, I need this information prior to the retiree's conference on Sunday, April 21st, 2024.  
If you would like to submit a “State of Florida Retiree Chapter” Constitution Amendments/Recommendations, you can email or mail it to the above address.
  • The Retirees portion of the State Convention & Spring Seminar will be held on Sunday, April 21st, 2024, at 9:30am until 4:30pm.  The Host Hotel is: “Embassy Suites – Miami Airport, 3974 NW South River Drive, Miami, FL 33142.  If you plan to make reservations, you can call the Hotel directly at 800-362-2779, mention that you’re a part of the American Postal Workers Union.  The rate is $179 per night, plus applicable taxes.  Discounted room rates are limited and will end on March 22, 2024, or until block of rooms are sold out, so book your room reservation as soon as possible.
       **Retirees Morning Agenda**
*Guest Speaker: Nancy Olumekro, Nat’l Retirees Director via Zoom.  
*Begin Officers Election Process.
Lunch from 11:30am until 1:00pm.
The State of Florida “Jack Gose” Chapter provides a FREE lunch to members plus one guest.
**After Lunch Agenda**
*Finish Voting for Election of Officers.
Time permitting, there will be a FUN activity held.
Please call or send me an email by April 10th, 2024, to RSVP, if you’re planning ont attending the Retirees Conference. Those members who RSVP prior to the Retirees Conference on Sunday, April 21st, 2024, will be entered into a raffle to win a fun inspired state retirees T-shirt.  If you have additional questions, you can text, call or email me...(951)
***Both New & Old Executive Board will meet following the State Retirees Chapter Conference ***
FYI: Central Florida Retirees Chapter invites you to join our NEW Facebook page at: APWU CENTRAL FL RETIREES CHAPTER 1462R
In Union Solidarity,
Vickie Alicea
President, State of Florida “Jack Gose” Retirees Chapter