David J. Holway has been the president of the National Association of Government Employees since October of 2002. He was elected president after having held several positions at the union, including lobbyist.
Holway also served as the deputy commissioner in the Massachusetts Department of Correction, the chief financial officer at the Norfolk County Hospital, and budget and staff director at the Massachusetts Legislative Committee on Counties.
Holway served on the Cambridge Massachusetts School Committee 1978-1979. He received his B.S. from Boston State College.
You will sometimes hear NAGE referred to as SEIU Local 5000. NAGE affiliated with SEIU in 1982 to become part of the largest and fastest-growing union in North America, with more than 2 million members.