District 2

District 2 represents UMWA members in the northeastern United States and eastern Canada, with local unions in New York, Pennsylvania and Nova Scotia. One of our most diverse Districts, its membership includes thousands of correctional officers, county workers and manufacturing workers as well as miners.

District 2 members’ pensions and health care are on the line with the recent bankruptcies. Click here to find out how you can join with your District 2 brothers and sisters to pressure the government to Keep the Promise to UMWA retirees.

Officers and District Representatives:

Chuck Knisell – International District 2 Vice President
Jody Dukart – International Auditor/Teller (Canada)
Casey Mullooly – District 2 Representative
Jamie Rudwall  – District 2 Representative

District 2 Offices

District 2 Contact Information

135 Wayland Smith Drive,

Uniontown, PA 15401


724-550-4402 (fax)


Sub-District Offices

Hazelton, PA - 570-455-3621

Lucernemines, PA - 724-479-8692

Glace Bay, NS, Canada - 902-849-8692

Upcoming Events

Robena Mine Memorial

Date: Thursday, December 6, 2018

Time:11:00 a.m.

Location: Carmichaels PA - Robena Monument on Route 21

This marks the 56th anniversary of the Robena #3 mine disaster. Two explosions killed 37 miners when a mixture of methane gas and coal dust ignited on Dec. 6, 1962.