Philip J. Gruber

Union Trustee

Phil Gruber was appointed to the Board of Trustees for the National IAM Benefit Trust Fund effective June 1, 2016.

Phil also serves on the Boards of the IAM National Pension Fund and IAM National 401(k) Fund. He became a Trustee of the IAM National Pension Fund in 2006 and in April 2015 he was appointed Board Co-Chairman. In addition, on March 1, 2014 he was appointed as Board Co-Chairman for the IAM National 401(k) Fund.

He is General Vice President of the IAM for the Midwest Territory, a post he assumed on July 1, 2006.

Before becoming GVP, Phil was former GVP Jim Brown's Administrative Assistant. Prior to serving in that role, he was Directing Business Representative for IAM District Lodge 9.

In addition to other District Lodge 9 positions, he has served on the IAM Committee on Law, as president of the Missouri State Council of Machinists, and as a member of the National Planning Committee.

He has been a member of the IAM since October 1972.

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