Julie Kettler

Commissioner, Federal Mediation & Conciliation Service.

Commissioner Julie Kettler has over 30 years experience working in labor relations as both an advocate and neutral. She is currently employed with the Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service in Portland, Oregon.  Commissioner Kettler holds a BS in Political Science and Sociology from the University of California, Santa Barbara and a MS in Labor Studies from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. In her spare time she volunteers for a number of community programs serving at-risk and underserved youth. And, along with her loyal K-9 companion Shadow, a certified therapy dog, visits homeless shelters, treatment programs and schools. She is also actively involved in fundraising and supporting educational opportunities for children in India.