Public Safety Employees Union 519


Board Members

Executive Board


Andrew Groom, PSEU President and Legal Admin Specialist Executive Board Bargaining Unit Rep

Andy has been working for King County since 1985 and is currently employed by the King County Department of Judicial Administration as a Legal Administrative Specialist (LAS). Andy has been involved in the Public Safety Employees Union since the LAS bargaining unit organized and has served on the Executive Board since 2008, currently serving as Vice-President of PSEU.

Ron Kintner PSEU Vice President and DAJD Management Executive Board Bargaining Unit Rep

Ron started working for the Dept. of Adult & Juvenile Detention in February, 1992 as a Corrections Officer and was promoted in 1997 to DAJD Classification. He was once again promoted in 2007 to Community Corrections Personal Recognizant Investigator Supervisor and later transferred back to DAJD Classification as Supervisor in 2013 to the present.

He became the DAJD Management bargaining unit rep in December, 2013 and has a history of active Union participation from previous offices held during his career prior to his promotion in 2007: 21-AD Vice-President 1998-2002, and 21-AD President 2001-2006 prior to his promotion into CCD/DAJD Supervision in 2007.

Ron has enjoyed coaching youth sports, football and wrestling, at both intermediate and high school levels for the last 34 years to present.


Cathy Bossett PSEU Secretary/Treasurer

Cathy began working in the Division of Rehabilitative Services, as the Department of Adult and Juvenile Detention was called then, in April, 1981. She began her career at the “window” in Unit One on the 10th floor of the Courthouse, the post now called Reception, and then worked for several years as the secretary in Work Release. Cathy is currently working as the secretary to the Captains and timekeeper in the Seattle Division.

She has held several positions in PSEU 519: Executive Board bargaining unit rep, President, Vice-President, member of the Board of Trustees, and is currently serving as PSEU Secretary/ Treasurer. Cathy has served on the contract negotiating team, participated on the Labor/ Management Committee and attended collective bargaining conferences.

Cathy enjoys cooking and entertaining, playing golf and watching her two grandsons play sports.

Susie Akeson KCSO Non-Commissioned Executive Board Bargaining Unit Rep

Susie has been with the King County Sheriff’s Office about 16 years and has been working in the Warrants Unit at the Maleng Regional Justice Center most of that time. Before Warrants, she worked in both the KCSO Records and Civil Units. In her free time, Susie enjoys spending time with her family, roller skating/derby, and is a huge fan of Disneyland.


Andre CampbellDAJD Non-Commissioned Executive Board Bargaining Bargaining Unit Rep

Lisa WrayKCSO Non-Commissioned Supervisors Executive Board Bargaining Unit Rep


Joe MasonDJA Superior Court Clerks Bargaining Unit Rep

Joseph Weber DCHS Non-Commissioned Executive Board Bargaining Unit Rep


Board of Trustees

Position #1Sara FitzgibbonsTel: 206-263-2644Sara.Fitzgibbons@kingcounty.gov 

Position #2 Kimberly Petty Tel: 206-263-2630Kimberly.Petty@kingcounty.gov 

Position #3James Wellman Tel: 206-205-1216James.Wellman@kingcounty.gov


Union Office

Address: 220 W. Mercer Street, Suite W-420, Seattle, WA 98119
Phone: 206-448-1050

Dustin Frederick Business ManagerCell: 425-444-1710dustin@local519.org

Mary Martinson Admin Assistantmary@local519.org

 

The Board of Trustees is responsible for annual review of all disbursements made by the Union to determine if the expenditures have been authorized by the Executive Board through monthly approval of financial reports. The Board of Trustees also ensures that an independent audit is performed each year by a company that is certified by the State of Washington to conduct such audits.