Nevada Teamsters Office Manager Pleads Guilty to Embezzlement

teamsters-logoOn October 7, Monica Peaslee, former office manager of International Brotherhood of Teamsters Local 533, pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court for the District of Nevada to one count of embezzling $13,156 in funds from the Reno union. She had been indicted in July for embezzlement and falsifying records. The guilty plea follows an investigation by the Labor Department’s Office of Labor-Management Standards.