Labor Relations

SEIU 1199 Negotiation Updates

Banks Evans
Assistant Director, UW Labor Relations (Lead Negotiator)
Kristi Aravena
Labor Negotiator, UW Labor Relations
Bonnie Conley
Director, Social Work, Harborview Medical Center
Steve Fijalka
Director of Pharmacy Operations, Harborview Medical Center
Stephanie Godwin-Austen
Assistant Director, UW Compensation
Ketra Hayes
Assistant Administrator, Surgical Services, Harborview Medical Center
Ashlee Hooten
Communications Specialist, UW Labor Relations
Darcy Jaffe
Chief Nursing Officer, Sr. Associate Administrator, Patient Care Services, Harborview Medical Center
Sommer Kleweno-Walley
Assistant Administrator, Patient Care Services, Harborview Medical Center
Dana Kyles
Assistant Administrator, Patient Care Services, Harborview Medical Center
Stephanie Pardee
Administrative Director, Radiology, Harborview Medical Center
Jennifer Petritz
Director, Human Resources, Harborview Medical Center
Becky Pierce
Associate Administrator, SEICS, Harborview Medical Center
Mara Stevens
Director, HR Operations, SoM Dean’s Office

May 22, 2017 UW – SEIU 1199 Negotiations Recap for May 16, 2017

Background This recap details the 7th session for the renewal of the collective bargaining agreement between the UW and SEIU 1199. Recaps are published online on the UW Labor Relations […]


May 18, 2017 UW – SEIU 1199 Negotiations Recap for May 12, 2017

Background This recap details the 6th session for the renewal of the collective bargaining agreement between the UW and SEIU 1199. Recaps are published online on the UW Labor Relations […]


May 15, 2017 UW – SEIU 1199 Negotiations Recap for May 9, 2017

Background This recap details the 5th session for the renewal of the collective bargaining agreement between the UW and SEIU 1199. Recaps are published online on the UW Labor Relations […]


May 8, 2017 UW – SEIU 1199 Negotiations Recap for April 27, 2017

Background This recap details the 4th session for the renewal of the collective bargaining agreement between the UW and SEIU 1199. Recaps are published online on the UW Labor Relations […]


April 24, 2017 UW – SEIU 1199 Negotiations Recap for April 17, 2017

Background This recap details the 3rd session for the renewal of the collective bargaining agreement between the UW and SEIU 1199. Recaps are published online on the UW Labor Relations […]


April 24, 2017 UW – SEIU 1199 Negotiations Recap for April 6 & April 13, 2017

Background This recap details the 1st and 2nd sessions for the renewal of the collective bargaining agreement between the UW and SEIU 1199. Recaps are published online on the UW […]


February 23, 2017 Union Cancels All March Bargaining Dates

SEIU 1199 has informed UW/Harborview that it must cancel all of the parties’ agreed upon and scheduled March bargaining dates due to “unforeseen circumstances.” UW has consistently advocated for the […]


December 22, 2016 Union Declines UW’s Request to Begin Negotiations in January

SEIU 1199 has rejected UW’s proposal to start contract negotiations in January of 2017, instead maintaining its position that the parties begin no earlier than March. In October, UW proposed […]


November 29, 2016 UW Proposes January Start for 2017-2019 Negotiations

UW has proposed to begin negotiations for the 2017-2019 SEIU 1199 “master” agreement in January of 2017, in order to better position the parties to reach agreement prior to the […]