151 Maddox-Simpson Parkway 
TEL: (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
1341 W. Mockingbird Lane
Suite 301W
Dallas, Texas
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
March 5, 2021
Florida Sun Coast Retiree Newsletter
Local 2195 Retiree Newsletter
March 01, 2021
President Biden Statement On Union Orgainizing
February 26, 2021
February 19, 2021
Obituary for James Strowd, Father of Region 8 Representative Russell Strowd
February 17, 2021
Due To Inclement Weather, Region 8 Offices in Lebanon, Tennessee and Dallas, Texas are Closed

Obituary for Lois Bortz Mother of Retired Staff Member Dave Bortz
February 16, 2021

Region 8 Western Locals Provide Relief During Pandemic
February 03, 2021
Region 4 and Region 8 Directors Place Superbowl Bet
January 27, 2021
Southwest Florida Retiree Newsletter
January 25, 2021
UAW Statement on Executive Order To Strengthen Buy American Provisions
UAW President Rory Gamble Elected to Michigan THAW Board of Directors
January 17, 2021
Locals From Western States Helping Their Communities During Pandemic
January 15, 2021
The Beacon of Hope: Remembering Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
January 07, 2021
UAW Statement on Violence at the US Capital Building
UAW President Rory Gamble Statement on Georgia Senate Races
January 06, 2021
Updated Regional Calendar
January 05, 2021
Call Letter for International Bowling Tournament

December 21, 2020
Director's Holiday Message
December 17, 2020
Oklahoma Democratic Party Mourns the Loose of Judy Calhoun
December 13, 2020
Obiturary For Amanda Goins Brother In Law Chief Robert Lee Orkies
December 11, 2020
Obiturary for Velma Jean Edwards
UAW Member No Cost COVID Testing in Louisville
Florida Suncoast Retiree Newsletter
Retiree Update
December 07, 2020
UAW Local 8868 Members Playing in Jai-Alai Championship
December 03, 2020
UAW Steps Up COVID Responce With Union Hall Testing
Obiturary for James Bledsoe
November 30, 2020
Local 862 Bikes or Bust Big Success
November 24, 2020
Director's Thanksgiving Message- Being Thankful in Difficult and Stressful Times

Local 2195 Retiree Report
Region 8 Leadership Conference Cancelled
2020 Bikes or Bust
November 22, 2020
Local 862 Bicycle Drive
November 20, 2020
President's Office Notice On UAW Meetings and Events
November 18, 2020

Local 738 Ratify New Contract
November 14, 2020
Video From Local 1872 Strike
November 11, 2020
Veteran's Day Message From Director Mitchell Smith
November 10, 2020
It's A Soldiers Life
November 9, 2020
UAW Statement On Presidential Election
November 8, 2020
Sticker Reflecting Union Pride Displayed on US Made Vehicles
November 5, 2020
Local 1872 Strike Enters Week Six
Click Here For Info On How to Help Local 1872 Members




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Webmaster John Davis

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