Philadelphia, PA – The Laborers International Union of North America (LIUNA) Local Union #413 joined with the Guardian Civic League and endorsed Otto Voit to be Pennsylvania’s next State Treasurer.
“Labor is the backbone of our nation and our commonwealth and Otto Voit has shown a genuine concern for our workers and their families,” said James Harper, Jr., business manager for the Local #413. “We are proud to endorse him and urge all Pennsylvanians to vote for him as our next State Treasurer.”
“The corruption in Harrisburg threatens jobs and livelihoods across Pennsylvania. We need a voice for the people in Harrisburg. Otto Voit will be that voice.”
Joining the Local #413 in endorsing Voit is the Guardian Civic League. Rochelle Bilal, President of the Guardian Civic League, praised Voit’s commitment to underserved communities. “[Otto Voit’s] initiative, ‘Kids without Connections,’ which offers students a head start opportunity for growth, while still in school, is one of the ways we will see a positive difference,” Bilal said.
The Laborers’ International Union of North American is a building trades union and the Local Union #413 is based in Philadelphia. The Guardian Civic League of Philadelphia is a local chapter of the National Black Police Association, founded in 1956.
Voit expressed his appreciation for the endorsements:
“I am humbled and honored to have the endorsement of both the Local #413 and the Guardian Civic League of Philadelphia. Both these organizations serve to provide a voice for the hardworking people of Pennsylvania. They understand the need for integrity and accountability in leadership and I look forward to working with them as Treasurer.”
About Otto Voit
Otto Voit has over 30 years of experience in the fields of finance, accounting and operations. His experience includes serving as CFO for an Inc. 500 company, CFO & partner in a software company, and CFO & President for Keystone Industries.
Otto is also a veteran of the Persian Gulf War and previously served with the 101st Airborne Division. He is a member of the Institute of Management Accountants. Mr. Voit resides in Berks County, Pa with his wife of 28 years, Sheryl.