November 12, 2015
By Bob Levine, LaborPress USA
Los Angeles California – The Make-Up Artists and Hair Stylists Guild, IATSE Local 706, has re-elected Sue Cabral-Ebert for an unprecedented fifth term as president.
In announcing the results, Cabral-Ebert said, “We have accomplished so much this past term, including the passing of AB 1839 bringing production back to California. We are grateful to the members for their support so we can continue good work on their behalf.”The Make-Up Artists and Hair Stylists Guild, IATSE, Local 706, was chartered in November 1937. Today, membership includes over 1,900 artisans in the entertainment industry worldwide. Local 706 members have created the looks for Hollywood's most memorable characters and stars of stage, screen, television. and now the Internet. Besides electing Sue Cabral-Ebert for president, Business Representative Tommy Cole, Secretary-Treasurer John E. Jackson, Vice President Julie Socash and Sergeant-at-Arms Barbara Dally were all re-elected officers of IATSE Local 706. Vanessa Dionne has been newly elected as Recording Secretary. Cole and Ebert were voted for their fifth, three-year terms starting January 1, 2016.