National Staff Organization

United to Lead, to Promote, to Secure, and to Defend

United to Lead, to Promote, to Secure, and to Defend

There are five (5) standing NSO Committees that work on behalf of NSO members nationwide.

The Investment Committee is charged with reviewing NSO’s investment strategy, including asset, liability, and risk management guidelines, policies, limits and procedures as well as reviewing and proposing changes to the organization’s investment policy.

Executive Committee member contact:  Eric Watson-Urban

The Organizing Committee is charged with promoting organizing in NSO affiliates and for conducting organizing campaigns at the direction of the NSO President and Executive Committee. 

Executive Committee member contact:  Edna Jenkins

The Pension & Benefits Committee is charged with informing affiliates and pension plan trustee members of fiduciary responsibilities, training to pension plan trustees, and developing criteria and strategies for the establishment and/or improvement of affiliate pension and/or welfare plans. 

Chair(s):  Michelle Washington & Kurt Swanson

The Research Committee is charged with collecting, storing and distributing contract research data to NSO affiliates, maintaining the research database, and working with affiliates on relevant reports and up-to-date information for bargaining issues.

Executive Committee member contact:  Justin Zartman

The Special Services Committee is charged with adding value to membership by developing programs, making products, services, and benefits available exclusively for NSO members, including NSO retired and their families. 

Executive Committee member contact:  LaTasha Ball