We are Utah Public Employees Association
UPEA’s professional staff work tirelessly for Utah’s public employees.
Meet the UPEA officers to learn who’s fighting for your rights.
Each committee meets about 2-5 times a year, in the evening during the week.
UPEA is the largest labor organization representing public employees in Utah —working to ensure they are protected, compensated, and appreciated. UPEA has fought for the advancement and rights of Utah’s public employees since 1959. The organization was the first voice for public employees in Utah and has been instrumental in securing the benefits and protections in place today.
Meet our professional staff dedicated to advocating for public employee rights in Utah.
UPEA Executive Director
Accountant - Serves district 98 (retirees)
Employee Relations Representative - Serves districts 5, 11 & 15
Employee Relations Repesentative - Serves districts 1, 2 & 10
Field Services Coordinator
Employee Relations Repesentative - Serves districts 4, 6 & 13
Employee Relations Representative - Serves districts 7, 8, 12 & 14
UPEA State Board of Directors
UPEA’s board is an elected council of public employees who are fighting for your rights in our state.
Christie Workman - President
Jackie Pino - 1st Vice President
Craig Greenberg - 2nd Vice President
Dennis Kay - Past President