Golden Gate Dispute Resolution

Paul Roose

Resumé

Work Experience

  • Arbitrator and Mediator Golden Gate Dispute Resolution (2012 – Present)

  • Supervising Conciliator (Chief) California State Mediation & Conciliation Service (2005 – 2012)

  • Conciliator / Mediator California State Mediation & Conciliation Service (1998 – 2005)

  • Field Representative / Lead Field Representative SEIU Healthcare Workers Local 250 (1991 – 1997)

  • President National Association of Letter Carriers Greater East Bay Branch 1111 (1983 – 1991)

  • Letter Carrier / Shop Steward / Chief Shop Steward National Association of Letter Carriers Greater East Bay Branch 1111 (1978 – 1983)

  • Postal Clerk / Letter Sorting Machine Operator U.S. Postal Service (1974 – 1976)

Arbitration, Factfinding and Mediation Panels

American Arbitration Association Labor Panel * National Mediation Board Roster of Arbitrators * Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service Roster of Arbitrators * California State Mediation and Conciliation Service Arbitrator Panel * Nevada Employee-Management Mediators Roster * Oregon Employment Relations Board Panel of Arbitrators and Factfinders * Washington Public Employment Relations Commission Dispute Resolution Panel * California Public Employment Relations Board MMBA Fact Finder Panel * City of Los Angeles Employment Relations Board Arbitrator Panel * Bay Area Rapid Transit – ATU & SEIU* Brentwood Union School District – Brentwood Teachers’ Association & CSEA * California State University – Teamsters/State Employees Trades Council (Permanent Umpire and Arbitration), Calif. Pacific Med. Ctr. - NUHW * California Faculty Association (Mediation) and CSUEU (Permanent Umpire) * City and County of San Francisco – SEIU * Santa Clara County – SEIU & County Counsel Attorneys Assoc. * Santa Clara County IHSS - SEIU * Stanford University – SEIU * University of California – AFSCME, AFT, Teamsters, UAW * UC Davis – IAFF * US Postal Service – APWU (Sacramento District)

 

Education

  • Bachelor of Arts with Honors in History Swarthmore College (1974)

  • Mediator Certificate Institute for the Study of Alternative Dispute Resolution, Humboldt State University (1999)

Publications

  • “Surviving Your First Labor Arbitration: Tips for the New Advocate,” American Arbitration Association Dispute Resolution Journal, March 2015. (with Catherine Harris)

  • “Process, Strategy and Tactics in Labor-Management Mediation,” American Arbitration Association Dispute Resolution Journal, November 2003 – January 2004. Reprinted in Labor-Management Relations Annual Editions 05/06 (McGraw-Hill / Dushkin, 2005).

  • “The Mediators’ Role as Gatekeeper Under EERA and HEERA,” California Public Employee Relations Journal, April 2010. (with Gerald Fecher)

Professional Affiliations

  • National Academy of Arbitrators

  • Association for Dispute Resolution of Northern California

  • Association for Conflict Resolution

  • Labor and Employment Relations Association of Northern California

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