Headshot of APWU Clerk Division Director Lamont Brooks

Lamont Brooks

Director, Clerk Division

(202) 842-4220

1300 L Street NW
Washington DC 20005

The Clerk Division is the largest division of the American Postal Workers Union. We proudly represent approximately 150,000 postal clerks in post offices large and small across our great country.

Clerks occupy more than 170 different position descriptions as diverse as Post Office Clerk, Level 3 — found in the smallest post offices — and Translator Correspondence Clerk, Level 7 — which exists only in very large offices.

Director Brooks is a member of the Northern Virginia Area Local. He is responsible for the overall operation of the Clerk Division and is a member of the National Executive Board. Assistant Director (A) Sam Lisenbe is a member of the Fort Worth Area Local. Assistant Director (B) Lynn Pallas-Barber is a member of the 498-499 Area Local.

Lamont Brooks News Articles

Clerk Division Initiates National Dispute on USPS Failure to Allow/Display Voter Registration Forms in Post Offices

The issues and facts involved in this dispute are as follows: The practice of allowing access to blank voter-registration cards at Unites States...

Reporting Back On Four Years And Looking To The Future

Since 2009, the USPS has wanted to cut our workforce and reduce the retail footprint using Contract Postal Units (CPUs), approved shippers, and...

Clerk Craft Negotiates Improvements in 2021-2024 CBA

(This article first appeared in the January/February 2022 issue of the American Postal Worker magazine) Pending ratification by APWU membership, the...

Das Issues Remedy Award on PM End of Day Button Case

(This article first appeared in the November/December issue of the American Postal Worker magazine) On December 8, 2017, Arbitrator Shyam Das found...