Welcome to the United Staff Organization (USO) Web Page
USO represents more than 450 employees of MEA, MESSA and MEA Financial Services. USO provides assistance to you and your local association with bargaining, contract maintenance, grievance and arbitration, and many other issues.
Your USO officers include:
Doug Wilcox, President
Affiliate Contact Information:
MEA-Associate Staff Organization (ASO)
MEA-Financial Services Associates (FSA)
MEA-Professional Staff Association
MESSA-Professional Staff Association
MESSA–Services Staff Association (SSA)
Feel free to contact any of the USO Officers or your Local Affiliate Officers with any questions or concerns you may have.
3rd Tuesday of Each Month – USO Committees meet at MEA Headquarters
January 15-17 – National Staff Organization’s Winter Advocacy Retreat:
USO Means Quality Representation
The United Staff Organization (USO) is an independent labor organization representing more than 450 employees of MEA, MESSA and MEA Financial Services.
USO is the certified bargaining agent for associate and professional staff employed by MEA, MESSA and MEA Financial Services.
Through their local affiliates, these members elect officers, association representatives and representatives to USO committees.
USO...Quality Representation for Every Member
USO provides trained personnel and other assistance at the bargaining table.
USO provides trained personnel to assist with contract maintenance, grievances and preparation of arbitrations.
USO provides training opportunities for you, your leadership, bargaining team, grievance chairperson and other representatives.
USO provides strike benefits for members involved in a work stoppage.
USO provides legal assistance to the local affiliate and, when appropriate, to the individual member.
USO provides local affiliate control, ensuring that each local makes its own decisions concerning bargaining and other local issues.
USO provides the only real opportunity for all MEA, MESSA and MEA Financial Services employees to work together for their mutual benefit.
USO is unity – professional and associate staff working together to improve benefits for everyone.
USO is strength – more than 450 employees working together. USO has the ability to speak with authority on behalf of its members.
USO is quality representation.