David Groves


Communications Director


David is responsible for media relations for the Washington State Labor Council. He also writes, edits and designs all WSLC publications — both printed and electronic — including election-related materials and mailings. He is webmaster of this site and Editor of The Stand, the WSLC’s award-winning news service.

He first joined the council in 1992 after working as a newspaper copy/layout editor at the Carroll County (Md.) Times and the (Norfolk) Virginian-Pilot. He earned a B.S. in journalism from the University of Maryland.

He and his wife, Dru Martin Groves, have three children: sons Jackson and Adrian, and daughter Julia.