Citing professional and personal concerns (including the ill health of his father), Norman Bryn recently announced his resignation as president of Local 798, the East Coast Make-up Artist and Hairstylist Union.  The announcement was made public May 6. Bryn, who had previously served as the union’s vice president, had been acting as president since the death of former president Kelly Gleason on Nov. 22, 2007.

Union elections will be held June 8. The union office is located at 152 West 24th St. in New York.