Elected until: 2023. First elected: 2018. Nationality: U.S.A.
Raymond Curry was born in North Carolina, USA in 1965. He is a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Charlotte with a B.S. Degree in Business Administration/Finance and holds a Master of Business Administration Degree from the University of Alabama.
He served in the US Army from 1989 – 1992 in the city of Herzogenaurach, Germany. In July 1992, he began his manufacturing career at Daimler Trucks, NA (Freightliner) in Mount Holly, North Carolina as a truck assembler and one year later as a quality assurance inspector until 2004. Additionally, he served in numerous elected roles for United Auto Workers Local 5285 until 2004. In October 2004, he was appointed to the United Auto Workers International Staff followed by an appointment to Assistant Regional Director in 2010.
In June 2014, he was elected Regional Director and as a member of the United Auto Workers International Executive Board. His area of responsibility includes UAW Region 8 which consists of 12 US states in the Mid-Atlantic and Southeast. In June 2018, he was elected Secretary-Treasurer (Chief Financial Officer) of the United Auto Workers International Union and continues as a member of the International Executive Board.
Additionally, he is an active member of numerous community and social organizations.