National Labor Relations Board Acting General Counsel Lafe Solomon announced the appointment of Shelley Coppock as Assistant to the Regional Director of the NLRB’s Regional Office in Oakland, CA (Region 32). In her new position, she will assist Regional Director William Baudler in the administration and enforcement of the National Labor Relations Act in northern California and the northern half of Nevada.
Ms. Coppock received her B.A. in Sociology and Women’s Studies from the University of California at Santa Cruz in 1978 and her M.S. in Industrial and Labor Relations from Cornell University in 1987. She began her career with the NLRB in 1987 as a Field Examiner in the Oakland office. She was promoted to Supervisory Field Examiner in that office in 2007.
The NLRB administers and enforces the National Labor Relations Act. It conducts secret-ballot elections to determine whether employees desire union representation and investigates and remedies unfair labor practices.