City Labor Relations Staff

General Labor Relations

  • Contract language questions
  • Grievance handling
  • Help with disciplinary letters / process
  • Advice on level of discipline

Contacts

Jason Schmidt - Labor Relations Manager
Phone: 651-266-6503
Email

  • Citywide Labor Relations issues
  • Health Insurance Labor/Management Committee
  • Backup for all grievances
  • Labor Relations & Discipline Training
  • Employee Relations issues
    • Performance Management
    • Discipline

Megan Spriggs - Labor Relations Specialist
Phone: 651-266-6518
Email

  • AFSCME Legal
  • Fire
  • Fire Supervisory Association
  • Police
  • SPSO
  • Data Requests
  • ADA Issues
  • Citywide Accommodation Coordinator

Chara Blanch- Labor Relations Specialist
Phone: 651-266-6499
Email

  • AFSCME Clerical
  • AFSCME Technical
  • Classified Confidential Employees Association
  • Machinists Lodge 77
  • Manual & Maintenance Supervisors
  • Operating Engineers Local 70
  • Professional Employees Association
  • Tri-Council
  • Trades
    • Bricklayers
    • Carpenters
    • Cement Finishers
    • Electricians
    • Elevator Constructors
    • Painters
    • Pipefitters
    • Plumbers
    • Sprinkler-Fitters
    • Sheet Metal Workers

      Sue Wegwerth - Secretary
      Phone: 651-266-6513
      Email

      • Clerical support for Labor Relations
      • Scheduling meetings
      • Contract implementation
      • Website content
      • Civil Service Commission