Your Local 150 Advocates!

What is a Local 150 Advocate?  In simple terms this is a person that assists Local 150’s eligible active/retired members and their eligible dependents navigate through the myriad of issues faced by the membership when dealing with their Fringe Benefits.  Your advocates are here to assist you with the more complicated and escalated issues…whether it be a serious medical condition, escalated claim issues, problems with eligibility for medical coverage and/or prescription drug coverage, or problems encountered with the My150 Community website (i.e. www.My150.com)….you have Fund Office Staff available to assist you and answer your questions.

Left: Tracy Biela, Pharmacy Benefit Manager & Pharmacy Advocate – Tracy has worked at the Fund Office for over 13 years. She manages the Pharmacy Benefit Department and serves as the Pharmacy Benefit Advocate. Tracy was instrumental with the transition to the new Pharmacy Benefit Manager, OptumRx. Tracy works closely with OptumRx and the Welfare Fund’s Pharmacy Benefit Consultant to ensure that the pharmacy benefit is being administered properly. If there are any pharmacy issues that you are dealing with, please contact Tracy at (708) 387-8331.

Center: Trent Lambert, Retirement Services Member Advocate – Trent has worked at the Fund Office for over 13 years. Trent worked as a Pension Representative and due to his work and the need for members to have a resource regarding the retirement planning process, Trent has transitioned into the role as Retirement Services Member Advocate. Trent meets with members and spouses to assist with all aspects of the retirement process. In addition to explaining the various monthly pension benefit options available, he also ensures that members understand the current Retiree Welfare Plan’s eligibility rules which recently changed effective January 1, 2019. If you need assistance with the retirement process, please contact Trent at (708) 937-1731.

Right: Kerry McMahon, Member Services Manager & Member Advocate – Kerry has worked at the Fund Office for over 18 years. She manages both the Member Services Department and the Eligibility Department. Kerry also serves as the Member Advocate and handles the escalated or complicated situations that members may be confronted with. She works closely with the vendors to ensure benefits are being coordinated appropriately and effectively for our members and families. If there are any issues that you are dealing with, please contact Kerry at (708) 579-6672.

Your advocates are here to assist you so please do not hesitate to contact them if you have questions/concerns!

Upcoming Events

Fund Office Hours

Monday – Friday
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Saturday
8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Closed Sundays


Eligibility/Member Services Hours

Mon., Tues., Wed., and Fri.
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Thurs.
9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Saturday
8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Closed Sundays


Operators' Health Center Hours

Monday – Wednesday
9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
(Last Appointment 4:00 PM)

Thursday
10:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
(Last Appointment 6:00 PM)

Friday
9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
(Last Appointment 4:00 PM)

Saturday
8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
(Last Appointment 11:00 AM)

Closed Sundays

6150 Joliet Rd Suite OHC
Countryside, IL 60525
Tel: 708.485.2273 (CARE)