As a former police officer, Dwight Tiller brings a greater depth of understanding of the rank-and-file's needs and concerns to his role as CLEAT's Director of Field Services.
"I have a better understanding of what the members want, why they want certain things," Tiller says.
Tiller, who served for 17 years, leads a the team of organizers in all regions of the state who work with local affiliates providing assistance with contract and expertise in political action efforts.
"We are the thread in the fabric out in the field for the organization," he says.
Click on the video below to hear Dwight explain Field Service's mission in detail. This is one in an occasional series of conversations with the some of the people who make the CLEAT the largest and best labor law enforcement organization in Texas.