Thom McDaniel

Thom McDaniel was hired in 1992 as a Southwest Airlines flight attendant. In 2001, he became the president of Local 556, a position he held for 11 years when Southwest Airlines Flight Attendants achieved two industry leading contracts that they work under today. 

Thom is serving his third term as TWU International Vice President, having been re-elected at the 2013 International Convention. Since May 2012, he has held the position of International Representative specializing in flight attendant issues and strategic planning.