Virgil Nosé, a heavy equipment operator, has been a union member since 1999. He became a member by signing a card and supporting the organizing initiatives of Local 793 while working on a road project in Parry Sound. Virgil became an organizer with Local 793 in 2007 and in 2010 was appointed as a business representative. In 2015, he was appointed as South Central Ontario area supervisor. Virgil is a trustee on the Hamilton Port Council and is co-chair of the heavy equipment trade board at the Ontario College of Trades. He is married with two children.