About Us

Our members are proud to be an intergral part of
the construction landscape. Learn more about us today.

Our Union

The International Brotherhood of Boilermakers is a diverse union representing over 50,000 workers throughout the United States and Canada in construction, repair, maintenance, manufacturing, professional emergency medical services, and related industries. With its headquarters in Kansas City, Kansas, the International Brotherhood of Boilermakers unites 420 local lodges throughout North America, providing numerous services for local lodges and individual members and uniting all our members in our common endeavor to improve the lives and lifestyles of our members, and to promote and maintain harmonious working relationships with our contractors and owners.


Business Manager and Staff

John D. Bland – Interim Business Manager/Secretary Treasurer

Roger C. Jayne – Business Agent

Brad Mickatavage – Business Agent

Scott A. Werkheiser - Business Agent

Kevin Lennon - Dispatcher

Matthew Fink - Training Coordinator

Lodge Executive Board

Robert J. Cryder, III – President
Anthony R. Ciferni, Jr. – Vice President
John D. Bland – Interim Business Manager/Secretary Treasurer
Ken Heston – Recording Secretary
Matthew Fink - Interim Inspector
Dan Bailey – Trustee
Jim Heston – Trustee
Corey E. Perchinski – Trustee