The retirement of Tom Greene (MI), Vice President of Program, and Mary Freel, (NE) Region 6 Director, adds two more NSO Executive Committee positions to be elected at the 2017 NSO Representative Assembly in Atlanta on June 9-10. Candidates elected to the positions will be finishing out the two-year terms of Greene and Freel.
Dr. Elaine Bernard is no stranger to the National Staff Organization or the Representative Assembly.
The 2017 NSO RA will be held at the Hyatt Regency in Atlanta, GA from June 9-10, 2017. Early registration will be on Thursday, June 8, 2017, from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. with regular registration beginning at 7 a.m. on Friday, June 9, 2017, prior to the start of the RA.
After several years of joint national and regional meetings, Coordinated Bargaining Councils (CBC) will be meeting regionally this fall. In the future, the plan is to a host regional and national meetings every other year. In 2018, there will be a national CBC for all regions.
After four months of testimony in a California Associate Staff Association (CAS) arbitration over dismissal of an employee, the arbitrator upheld management’s dismissal of a 17-year employee with prior good evaluations.
“Dynamic and awe inspiring” Kristi Baker from Alaska, and Californians Jess Lima and Mark DeWeerdt are the latest Harvard Trade Union Program (HTUP) graduates and recipients of NSO scholarships. HTUP, which ran from Jan. 9 to Feb. 19, 2017, prepares union activists to meet the challenges of leadership within their unions and society. This was […]
The results are in from the NSO Membership Engagement Survey circulated to NSO members last fall. More than 1,000 members responded to questions which provided demographic data, along with information on member needs and interests.
In his welcome, NSO President Brad Darjean opened the 2017 Winter Advocacy Retreat by asking participants, “Are you ready to build the future? If so, you’ve come to the right place!” Borrowing from the event’s theme of “Building for the Future: Are You Ready?” Darjean reminded the audience that this signature NSO event gives members […]