Bob Welsh was the chief of staff at SEIU for union president John Sweeney from 1980 to 1995, and he continued as Sweeney's chief of staff at the AFL-CIO from 1996 to 2009.
Carol Golubock was a lawyer for SEIU.
Carol Schwartz was a member of the Council of the District of Columbia from 1985 to 1989 and 1997 to 2009.
Cathy Thomas was a researcher on the Justice for Janitors campaign.
Charles E. Smith was a real estate developer and founder of the Charles E. Smith company, which owned office and apartment buildings in Washington D.C.
Charles McKenzie was a janitor in Washington, D.C., in 1986.
Charles Solem was the owner of P&R Enterprises.
Conrad Cafritz was a real estate developer in Washington, D.C.
Dania Herring was a janitor at CNN's office on Capitol Hill who quit in 1994 and became an organizer for Local 82.