Anthony Abrantes is the Director of Organizing for the Eastern Atlantic State Regional Council of Carpenters, which represents nearly 42,000 Union Carpenters from, New Jersey, Maryland, Delaware, Pennsylvania, Washington D.C., Virginia, West Virginia, & Puerto Rico.
Anthony helps oversees the day-to-day operations of the regional council, its departments, 18 training centers, 172 staff members, 22 local unions, & 15 regional offices.
In addition, Anthony currently serves in the following roles:
He previously served in the following Leadership Roles:
His education includes a B.A. from Montclair State University in Sociology with an emphasis in Justice Studies. In addition, he has completed Certificate Programs at the following Universities: Harvard Law, The Wharton School, Cornell, Yale, Michigan, and Rutgers. He also completed a Certificate Program at Dale Carnegie. Prior to joining the UBC he also interned as investigative analyst with the NJ Office of Attorney General’s Division of Criminal Justice – Organized Crime and Racketeering Bureau.
Anthony has also been recognized with the following achievements:
An Essex County native he has been in Morris County for last 30 years and now resides in East Hanover, NJ with his wife, Nicole and their two children, Nicolette and Anthony Jr.