Director Sarah J. Rodriguez
Sarah Jane Rodriguez is the Director of the APWU Health Plan. This plan has over 220 employees and over 105,000 postal and federal plan participants. In 2019 Sarah was elected by the APWU Membership as Director of the APWU Health Plan. Sarah brings over 14 years of experience as a union leader to this role.
Sarah started working at the Post Office at age 18 as a non-career employee. During her tenure in the union, she served as a Steward, Chief Steward, Step 2 Designee, Editor, Co-coordinator of Phoenix Metro Area Local POWER chapter, and APWU representative for the Maricopa Area Labor Federation. Sarah recently served three terms as the Secretary-Treasurer of the Phoenix Metro Area Local
Sarah plans to continue to educate and support our health plan members through digital strategies. She looks forward to a continued partnership with the Health Plan Representatives. She welcomes feedback from our members with any questions or concerns that they may have.
Sarah and her family now reside in the Baltimore, Maryland Metro Area. Sarah is a long-time member of the APWU Health Plan, she is committed to affordable quality health care for our membership.
The APWU Health Plan
The American Postal Workers Union (APWU) Health Plan is a national preferred provider organization (PPO) that offers both a fee-for-service High Option plan and a Consumer Driven Option health plan. Both options are open to all employees or retirees covered under the Federal Employees Health Benefits (FEHB) Program. Located in Glen Burnie, Maryland, the Health Plan is a department of the American Postal Workers Union. We employee 200 people to service the 205,000 people covered by the Health Plan. Note: The APWU Health Plan is self-administered and self-underwritten.