Cabot Dow is President of Cabot Dow Associates, Inc. He offers extensive experience representing public and private sector clients in the full spectrum of compensation and collective bargaining matters, including negotiations, mediation and arbitration proceedings.
Mr. Dow graduated from Bethel University, St. Paul, Minnesota with Bachelor’s Degrees in Industrial Psychology and English, with honors. Subsequently, he received the Master of Public Administration from the Evans Graduate School of Public Affairs, University of Washington, with high honors. He has been Director of the Washington Local Government Personnel Institute, founding member of the Washington State Council of Public Personnel Administrators (WCPPA), is an active member of the National Public Employer Labor Relations Association (NPELRA) and the Washington City/County Management Association (WCCMA). He specializes in representing public sector clients operating under Chapter 41.56 RCW, the Washington State Collective Bargaining Statute, and private sector clients operating under the National Labor Relations Act (NLRA). He has authored professional articles on collective bargaining, interest arbitration, costing labor contracts and has often been a presenter at labor relations conferences and seminars. He is a regular contributor to the HR Advisor on labor relations topics at mrsc.org.
Industries: cities, counties, fire districts, telecommunications, public transit, gas, public works, water, sewer, police, government/education, libraries, distribution/wholesale/retail, manufacturing, services, ems/als, health care, electrical, admin/pension, engineering, finance, port districts, airport, building and trades, power, not-for profit, for profit.
Community Transit (PTBA)
Lake Forest Park
Spokane Transit (PTBA)