Professional Staff Organization

News & Events

Next PSO Meeting:

Friday, September 14th
Location: TBD

To propose an item for the agenda use the email link under Contact Us.


Northwest Coalition for Professional Staff

July 18-20, 2018

The Northwest Coalition of Professional Staff in Higher Education (NCPS) is an alliance of higher education professional staff organizations in the Pacific Northwest that supports and advocates for its members through communication, education, and professional development opportunities. Its purpose is to foster cooperation and collaboration among professional staff at all higher education institutions in the Pacific Northwest in order to:

  • Promote an active role to contribute in the decision-making process within the higher education system;
  • Provide a voice on matters pertaining to professional staff welfare; and
  • Sponsor professional development and educational opportunities to benefit both professionally and personally.

2018 PSO annual “Bob Roseth Outstanding Staff Award”
2018 Winners


  • Hadi Rangin
  • Meghan Oxley
  • Randi Shapiro (not present)


Special Olympics USA Games – Volunteer Opportunity!

Make this Fourth of July week unique and memorable. The Special Olympics USA Games are coming to Seattle in 2018 and the University of Washington will host many of the events on or near campus. The athletes and their coaches will be arriving on June 30 and staying in our residence halls. The Opening Ceremony will take place on July 1st in Husky Stadium and will be nationally televised. There are a wide variety of things to do and volunteers are now being accepted. Go on-line to volunteer.

Click register, and type DAWGS2018 in the Access Code box. Then follow the prompts. When you get to the Group Name on the Profile Page – enter “PSO” so we can support the Games!
Volunteer with family and friends and make the 2018 Fourth of July one that each of you will never forget!



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