An Army veteran, Mollett has been a registered nurse for 41 years, serving at all levels of government and in the private sector. He has worked at the Department of Veterans Affairs for the past three decades.
Mollett has been our union’s representative for 32 years, including 22 years with the National VA Council, and currently is first vice president of Local 1915 based in Columbia, S.C.
“David Mollett is an American patriot, a practicing caregiver, and a committed union activist,” said AFGE President J. David Cox Sr. “I congratulate NVP Mollett on his well-deserved election and look forward to working with him to continue serving our members and improving the lives of all working people.”
District 5 is our union’s largest district, with more than 51,000 dues-paying members in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Puerto Rico, South Carolina, Tennessee, and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Members work in VA hospitals, local airports, military bases, federal prisons, and other facilities serving as doctors, nurses, engineers, lawyers, correctional officers, mechanics, teachers, janitors, and more.