Robert E. Kingsley

Professional Summary

As a former Assistant Executive Director of the Public Employment Relations Board, Mr. Kingsley experienced first-hand many of the problems encountered by public agencies. He has over 30 years of experience resolving issues related to general governance, labor and employment, education and school law, student services and special education, developer issues, district reorganization and public contracting.

Before founding the Firm, his experience included:

Public Employment Relations Board, Assistant Executive Director

Six and one-half years as Assistant Executive Director and two years in the Office of the General Counsel. Provided central leadership and management for the programs and resources of the agency. Extensive experience in representation proceedings, unfair labor practices, contract negotiations, injunctions, and impasse resolution. Represented the Board in the California Legislature, analyzed and drafted legislation, rules and regulations.

California Governor’s Office, Troubleshooter

Various Special Projects for then Governors Reagan and Brown.

California State Personnel Board, Manager

Managed in various facets of the State civil service system. Extensive knowledge and experience in recruitment, the conduct of classification and pay studies, examination programs, and the development of policies and standards. Investigated and resolved disputes involving discipline, dismissal, job evaluation, discrimination, and issues of comparable worth.

Standard Oil of California, District Sales Representative

Three years as a District Sales Representative. Coordinated wholesale sales activity for the lumber industry and marinas throughout Northern California.

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