The 876 Team

The IBEW Local 876 team, under the supervision of Business Manager Chad Clark, are here to serve our members needs. We are committed to helping our members succeed, by utilizing programs such as the Code Of Excellence, as well as other continued training and education programs. We are committed to the Safe and Successful outcome of the projects our

Brothers & Sisters go to work on everyday.

Chad Clark
Business Manager

As the current Business Manager of IBEW LOCAL 876, Chad Clark is committed to representing our Brothers & Sisters for the best possible outcome bargaining collectively at the table, and also for the best representation for an individual grievance.

phone: 616.784.1133  ext.103


Mike Cornell
Assistant Business Manager

Mike Cornell has been appointed Assistant Business Manager for the Substation Division to help fulfill the needs of our Substation members. Mike will be here to address your contract questions and grievances.

phone:  616.784.1133 ext.100

mobile: 616.446.0977


Richard Crane
Upper Peninsula 
Business Rep.
Phil Barnett

Phil Barnett has been appointed organizer in an effort to insure the IBEW LOCAL 876 continues to achieve growth of our membership. If you, or anyone you know, has questions about your workplace joining the IBEW, please contact Phil.

mobile:  616.446.0924


Brian Shoen
Assistant Business Manager

Brian Shoen has been appointed Assistant Business Manager for the Line Side Division, to help fulfill the needs of our Lineman. Brian will be here to address your contract questions and grievances.

phone:  616.784.1133 ext.108

mobile: 616.446.9322


Memory Rodriguez
Office Manager

Richard Crane is a longtime member of the IBEW Local 876. He is also a resident of the Upper Peninsula. Rich was a Journeyman Lineman with Cloverland Electric and as a Steward handled much of the negotiations. He is now your Business Rep. for the U.P.       


 mobile: 989.289.3923


As the longest standing employee of the 876 staff Memory Rodriguez is the natural fit as the Office Manager. Memory oversees the daily front office operations. She makes sure the company dues reports are processed in a timely manner and makes sure that your retirement benefits and death benefits are among her top priorities.

phone:  616.784.1133 ext.104


Stacy Root
Member Service Rep

Stacy Root is tasked with preparation for things such as contract negotiations, grievances, and CIR. Stacy does research for negotiations, ensures all is being filed properly, and other tasks assigned by the Business Manager.

phone: 616.784.1133 ext.107