IFPTE Officers


Gregory J. Junemann - IFPTE International President

Gregory J. Junemann

International President

Greg Junemann has served as the president of the International Federation of Professional and Technical Engineers (IFPTE) AFL-CIO & CLC since March 2001, after having served as IFPTE's Secretary-Treasurer for the previous seven years. Under President Junemann's direction, IFPTE's goals have focused on leadership development and on revitalizing the union's legislative and political efforts. These efforts have given the union a stronger voice in influencing national policy. His guidance has often merited IFPTE recognition in national publications such as the Washington Post, USA Today, and the Wall Street Journal.

In 2005, President Junemann was elected to the AFL-CIO Executive Council. He serves as Co-Chair of two AFL-CIO Committees (Organizing and Immigration), and is also a member of several AFL-CIO committees including: Finance, Training and Education, International Affairs, Political Policy, State and Local Organizations and Public Affairs. In addition, President Junemann is a Vice President of the AFL-CIO's Department for Professional Employees (DPE).

President Junemann serves as a member of the US Labor Advisory Committee on Trade, a position to which he was initially appointed by the second President Bush, and then, subsequently re-appointed by President Obama. Mr. Junemann also serves on the National Labor/Management Partnership Council as appointed by President Obama. Lastly, he serves on the US Federal Advisory Committee on Safety and Health.

IFPTE at a Glance


IFPTE represents over 80,000 women and men in professional, technical, administrative and associated occupations in the United States and Canada.


Our members work for federal, public and private employers, and work in various occupations such as auditors, drafters/designers, engineers, judges, lawyers, researchers, scientists, and technicians to name a few.

Executive Board

The Executive Council is made up of Officers and Area Vice-Presidents. Area Vice-Presidents are elected by members within their specific area, and are responsible for governing IFPTE between conventions. A list of the Area Vice-Presidents can be found on our Officers page.

Executive Officers

The Executive Officers run the day to day operations of IFPTE and they are elected at the IFPTE Convention, which are held every three years.