Phone: 908-531-1804
Email: charliematarese@gmail.com

I was born in Brooklyn NY, I graduated south shore H.S class of 85. After that I went to work for framing company doing long hours for little pay and no health coverage or benefits! I eventually went on until I moved to jersey in 1997 were, I went to work for a contractor and while working on a job site a business agent named Michael DeRosa and changed my life! he went on helping me get signed up with local union 155. We’re I saw the benefits of being a union carpenter! Needless to say I have been a member now going on 22 years now ..with hard work and the help of my fellow brothers I’ve went on to eventually become involved with the VOC helping organize MUP and volunteering to help others eventually leading me to become a trustee and delegate and proud member of local union 254 .