151 Maddox-Simpson Parkway 
(615) 443-7654


Building Our Unions and
Protecting Our Communities

Welcome to the UAW Region 8 website. The International Union, United Automobile, Aerospace and Agricultural Implement Workers of America (UAW) is one of the largest and most diverse unions in North America, with members in virtually every sector of the economy.

UAW-represented workplaces range from multinational corporations, small manufacturers and state and local governments to colleges and universities, hospitals and private non-profit organizations.

The International Union is broken down into eight regions. Region 8 includes 40,000 members in the states of Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Mississippi, Alabama, Georgia, Kentucky, Florida, the District of Columbia, Maryland, Delaware, Arizona, Colorado, California, New Mexico, Arkansas, Texas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, Utah and the following counties of Pennsylvania: Franklin, Cumberland, Adams, York.

Mitchell Smith is the Director of Region 8.
Tim Smith is the Assistant Director of Region 8.

The purpose to the Region 8 website is to tell the public:

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Region Office
Read a welcome from our Director Mitchell Smith.

Region Offices
UAW Region 8
151 Maddox-Simpson Parkway
Lebanon, TN 37090-5345
TEL: (615) 443-7654
FAX: (615) 443-7697

UAW Region 8 Baltimore Sub Regional Office
1101 North Point Boulevard
Suite 131
Baltimore, Maryland 21224
TEL: (410) 342-1740

UAW Region 8 Dallas Office
Eldorado Towers
8787 N Stemmons FWY Suite 350
Dallas, Texas 75247
TEL: 214-267-6550

UAW Region 8 Sub Regional Office
6500 S. Rosemead Blvd.
Pico Rivera, CA 90660
TEL: 562-801-1500
Fax: 562-801-1555

Latest News From Region 8
October 16, 2021
John Deere Workers Strike For Improved Standard of Living
Local 1821 Charity Golf Outing
October 15, 2021
UAW Supports Striking Kellogg Workers
October 14, 2021
Region 8 Leadership Visit Local 129 at Lear
Northwest Arkansas Retired Workers Council Meeting Minutes
October 13, 2021
Region 8 Leadership Visits Local 276
Local 276 Community Service Committee Supporting Local Schools
October 11, 2021
Obituary for James Brown
October 9, 2021
ZF Employees and ZF Marysville Reach Agreement to Recognize the UAW
October 7, 2021
Statement from UAW President Ray Curry on Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer’s Reinstatement of Prevailing Wage

Region 8 Standing Committee Conference
October 6, 2021
UAW President Ray Curry Statement on The Importance of Passing the Infrastucture Plan
October 04, 2021
Action Needed On the Build Back Better Plan

EAP Newsletter
UAW Statement on Vaccine Mandates
October 01, 2021
Ford Annoucement On New Plants In Kentucky and Tennessee
Local 509 Strike Enters Day 8
September 28, 2021
Legal Service Flyer

September 17, 2021
Region 8 Summer School Day Three and Four
Tennessee Needs Affordable Health Care
September 14, 2021
Region 8 Summer School Day One
Region 8 Summer School Day Two
Region 8 Loses More Members To COVID
September 11, 2021

September 10, 2021
Northwest Arkansas Retired Workers Council Meeting Minutes
September 8, 2021
UAW Endorses the United Way
September 05, 2021

Labor Day Message From UAW President Ray Curry
UC Refuses To Recognize SRU-UAW- TAKE ACTION!

Local 1853 Assist Flooding Victims
September 02, 2021
Director Mitchell Smith's Labor Day Message- Labor Day a Day For Workers
Indian River Retired Workers Council Meetings for Fall

August 26, 2021
Region 8 Grievance Handling Classes
Day 3 2021 Region 8 Retiree Conference
August 25, 2021
Region 8 Bargaining Training
Day 2 2021 Region 8 Retiree Conference
August 24, 2021
Florida State CAP Conference

August 16, 2021
Obituary for Jacob Scott Richardson
August 11, 2021
Sun Valley Workers Retired Council Summer Newsletter
August 9, 2021
President Biden Delivers Remarks on Strengthening American Leadership on Clean Cars and Trucks




Contact Region 8
Webmaster John Davis

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