• The Office of Employer/Employee Relations of the Jefferson-Lewis-Hamilton-Herkimer-Oneida BOCES provides labor relations services to component school districts who subscribe to the service.

    The E/E Office provides the following services:

    • Represent districts in all aspects of labor relations, including at-the-table bargaining, development of management negotiation proposals and strategies, and providing information on salaries and benefits.

    • Represent districts in grievances, arbitrations, employee discipline/discharge hearings, and actions involving the NYS Public Employment Relations Board.

    • Conduct investigations and counsel boards of education, superintendents, and school administrators in matters regarding labor relations, personnel issues, and employee discipline issues.

    • Review contract language and advise on issues regarding contract administration.

    Contact the staff for further information:

    Director, Dominic S. D'Imperio at ddimperio@boces.com
    Labor Relations Specialist, Timothy A. Collins at tcollins@boces.com
    School Attorney, Sean Sterling at ssterling@boces.com
    Paralegal, Candice Dean at cdean@boces.com
    Personnel Assistant, Kathy J. Nicholson at knicholson@boces.com
    Telephone: (315) 779-7000
    Fax: (315) 779-7009