Southeast Regional Vice President

Jorge "Jay" Rivera

Southeast Regional Vice President 


Jorge “Jay” Rivera is assigned at Metropolitan Detention Center Guaynabo, PR and is best known for precedence-setting cases in EEO and the FLRA.  He promotes labor relations using unorthodox tactics to increase leverage through collective bargaining.  During his Union career, Jay has held several positions in the labor movement to include Local 4052 Vice President and Local President.  In 2007, Jay was elected Regional Fair Practices, and in 2013 as National Fair Practices Coordinator.  In 2015, he was elected as Southeast Regional Vice President.


The Southeast Region encompasses the great States of Florida, South Carolina, Mississippi, Alabama, Georgia and the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico.  He represents 18 Locals and oversees 22 Correctional Institutions.  Jay has completed various courses associated with labor relations, receiving certification in EEO, MSPB, Collective Bargaining and Arbitration.  In addition, he has received multiple honors to include coveted CPL Most Improved Local Award, Most Organized Award and Distinguished Leadership Award.

 Jorge "Jay" Rivera
Southeast Regional Vice President

Cell: 787-525-3578 

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