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 nine regions. Region 8 includes 40,000 members in the states of Tennessee
West VirginiaNorth CarolinaSouth CarolinaMississippiAlabamaGeorgiaKentuckyFloridathe District of ColumbiaMarylandDelawareNew MexicoArkansasTexasLouisianaOklahoma, and the following counties of Pennsylvania: Franklin, Cumberland, Adams, York.

Tim Smith is the Director of Region 8.
George Palmer is the Assistant Director of Region 8.

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

Email Us
Region Office
Read a welcome from our Director Tim Smith.


To Read the UAW Constitution Click Here

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

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

Latest News From Region 8

May 22, 2024
Keeping Memorial Day a Day of Remembrance

May 21, 2024
Alabama Governor Ivey Says “Alabama Isn’t Michigan”
In Attack On Unions

May 17, 2024
Statement From UAW President Shawn Fain
On Mercedes Alabama Vote

May 15, 2024
Local 1639 Enters Week Two of Bargaining

GM Subcouncil Meeting
May 10, 2024
Local 1956 Enters Into Contract Talks

Local 3058 Begin Contract Talks

May 10, 2024

May 8, 2024
Excellence -Your Name Is John Davis
May Edition of the Local 2164 Assembler
May 6, 2024

UAW Region 8 Takes Home Five Prizes
at the 2024 LUCA Awards

May 03, 2024
Local 2195 May Retiree Chapter Meeting Planned

May 1, 2024
Details of UAW’s Historic Tentative Agreement!
UAW SWFL Retiree Council News
April 28, 2024

April 27, 2024
UAW Reaches Historic Tentative Agreement
with Daimler Truck

Daimler Victory Rally
April 26, 2024

UAW Region 8 Retiree Conference Day Three

Director Smith Worker Memorial Day Message

April 24, 2024
Region 8 Retirees Welcome VW Workers to the UAW!

April 23, 2024

Workers At Volkswagen Vote For Union Representation

UAW Region 8 Retiree Conference

April 22, 2024

April 19, 2024
In Historic Breakthrough, Volkswagen Workers Become First Southern Autoworkers to Win Their Union
(These are pre
Thank You To Ashley Lewis
Voting At Volkswagen Ends Today

National Advisory Council on Civil and Human Rights Meeting

April 16, 2024
UAW Releases New Video, “Leftover Money,” on Daimler’s Shameless Profit-hoarding as Workers Prepare to Stand Up

April 11, 2024
Day Three Of the Region 8 Leadership Meeting

DNTA Council At the Bargaining Table

April 10, 2024
Day Two Of The Region 8 Leadership Conference

April 9, 2024
Day One of the Region 8 Leadership Conference
State of Georgia Recognizes Retired
Region 8 Director Mitchell Smith

April 05, 2024
Mercedes-Benz Workers in Alabama File for Union Election as Southern Autoworkers Stand Up to Join the UAW






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