Elected Union Leadership

Charmaine Sunshine Morales, RN
UNAC/UHCP Vice President

UNAC/UHCP Vice President Charmaine Sunshine Morales, RN, had a mid-life career change, going from successful small business owner to med-surg nurse. She rose through the ranks of UNAC/UHCP quickly, joining union leadership in 2013. In 2016, Charmaine was elected UNAC/UHCP Executive Vice President. She was the face of the union in the Get on the Bus campaign to save the Affordable Care Act in the face of Congressional repeal efforts by traveling directly to Congressional offices and meeting with legislators and their staff.

A lifelong advocate, Charmaine is committed to health care equity and her community, especially youth, underserved populations, the homeless and those impacted by domestic violence.


Featured Media – Op-eds, quotes and appearances

Statement: Michigan State University and Larry Nassar (January 2018)

CBS 8 San Diego: Health Care Professionals Advocate for Patients (March 2017)

UNAC/UHCP Members Got on the Bus to Protect Patients and Community (March 2017)