Our Mission

The International Guard Union of America mission is to serve as a voice for federal protective security officers and security professionals in the Eastern District of Tennessee, Memphis and Jackson.Thousands of Protective Security officers professionals provide a fundamental protective service to federal agencies as contractors with the Department of justice (DOJ) for Homeland Security Federal Protective Service.These bargaining unit employees need to have their workplace concerns and interests represented to their employer with passion, integrity, and fairness. IGUA delivers a comprehensive employee and labor relations program that will provide high quality service to officers by representing their interests and negotiating with the employer for results that create a better workplace. Our union is characterized by three core values: personalized service, transparency, and results.