Tony has been a member of the Council since 1977 representing Amalgamated Transit Local 1575. In that time, he served on the Executive Board and as the Vice President. He became a Bus Driver in 1974 for the Golden Gate Bridge and Transportation District. In the time as a driver, he was active in Local 1575 and served on the Executive Board, Vice President and then as President of Local 1575 for 21 years. He then became an International Representative for the Amalgamated Transit Union before his retirement.