Who We Are

IATSE Local 363 is a local union of the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees (IATSE). IATSE is a labor union representing technicians, artisans, and craftspeople in the entertainment industry, including live theater, film, television, and concerts. Local 363 specifically represents members who work in the entertainment industry in the Reno / Lake Tahoe area.

Why Should I Join a Union?

IATSE Local 363 is a labor union representing entertainment industry workers in the Reno – Lake Tahoe area. There are many potential benefits to joining a labor union like Local 363. Some possible reasons to join might include:

  • Collective bargaining: As a member of Local 363, you would be part of a group that negotiates with employers on behalf of all the union members. This can give you more power and leverage when it comes to negotiating wages, benefits, and working conditions.
  • Legal protection: The union can provide legal representation and support if you have a dispute with your employer or if you face discrimination or other legal issues on the job.
  • Training and education: Local 363 offers a variety of training and educational programs for its members, which can help you learn new skills and advance your career.
  • Networking and community: Being a member of Local 363 can give you access to a network of professionals in your industry and provide a sense of community and support.

Ultimately, the decision to join a labor union is a personal one that depends on your individual circumstances and goals. If you think Local 363 might be right for you call or email IATSE 363 for more information

Meet Our Leadership

John Olszewski


Josh Smith

Vice President

Stephen Ernaut

Business Agent

Katie Brunel


Robbie Lunt

Member at Large

Troy Garcia

Member at Large

Thomas Watts

Member at Large

Charles Landers Sr.

Sgt at Arms


Join our thriving community of professionals and gain access to exclusive benefits, collective bargaining power, legal support, top-notch training, and a network of industry experts. Your journey to a stronger, more secure career starts now. Don’t miss out—take the first step and join our workforce today!