Please note that Friday, January 20, 2017, is a federal holiday for the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area.  The following FLRA offices will not be open to accept in-person case filings or to respond to phone calls on that day:  the Authority’s Case Intake and Publication Office, the Office of Administrative Law Judges, the Washington Regional Office, OGC Headquarters (Appeals), and the Federal Service Impasses Panel.  The FLRA’s eFiling System remains available.         

Office of the Executive Director

What we do

The FLRA Chairman carries out the statutory function of Chief Executive Officer through the Executive Director.  The Office of the Executive Director provides operational support to all components of the FLRA.  Services include budget and finance, procurement, administrative services, information resources management, and human resources.  Additionally, the Office of the Executive Director is responsible for developing and implementing agency-wide initiatives, including strategic planning and human-capital management.

You may contact the FLRA's Executive Director, Sarah Whittle Spooner, at (202) 218-7791 or