Employee Relations

Staff Assignments for Employee Relations

Contact your Employee Relations Analyst for questions concerning the topics below. 

If your ER Analyst is unavailable and you require immediate assistance, please contact the listed backup.

Note: Class Studies are handled by Recruitment & Classification.

ER Analyst Assignments by Department

The following topics are assigned to Employee Relations analysts, by department:

  • Contract Negotiations, Support
  • Discipline
  • Departmental Grievances
  • FLSA
  • MOU Interpretation
  • Policy, Meet & Confer, Consultation
  • Training
  • Union Communications
  • Unit Determination


Air Pollution & Control District
Community Development Commission 
Child Support Services                
District Attorney
Fire & Emergency Services
Permit Sonoma                
Transportation & Public Works         

Contact:Patty Striniste, ER Analyst, (707) 565-2148
Backup:Jeremie Jenkins, ER Analyst, (707) 565-3228

Departments:Auditor-Controller/Treasurer-Tax Collector                  
County Counsel
Economic Development Board
Human Resources
Human Services Dept
UC Cooperative Extension
Contact:Jennifer Stockinger, ER Analyst, (707) 565-3227
Backup:Patty Striniste, ER Analyst, (707) 565-2148

Departments:Ag Commissioner                  
County Clerk/Recorder/Assessor
General Services
Health Services               
Information Systems
Open Space District
Public Defender 
Regional Parks
Water Agency
Contact:Jeremie Jenkins, ER Analyst, (707) 565-3228
Backup:Jennifer Stockinger, ER Analyst, (707) 565-3227

All Departments

Topics:Contract Negotiations
County-wide Grievances, Mediation & Arbitration
Employee Relations Policy
Unfair Labor Practice Charges

Janie Carduff, Employee Relations Manager, (707) 565-3995

Topics:Records Management
Release Time
Salary, Benefit Surveys
Contact:Diane Hawn, ER Technician, (707) 565-3175

Contact Information

Human Resources Department
Business Hours
Monday – Friday
8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Contact us by Phone
575 Administration Drive
Room 116 B
Santa Rosa, CA 95403
38.465237, -122.725363

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