Bud Treece served as the Executive Director for the Association for Los Angeles Deputy Sheriffs (ALADS) for 22+ years. He was the Chief negotiator and spokesperson for salary negotiations for ALADS, as well as for the Coalition of County Unions in fringe benefit contract and various other negotiations with the County of Los Angeles.
Before joining ALADS, Mr. Treece had nearly 20 years of experience in law enforcement, labor and management. Following his retirement from public service, He then became an independent consultant specializing in employee contract negotiations and grievance representation, representing employees and their Associations in 19 public jurisdictions throughout the State of California.In May 2003, Mr. Treece founded the International Benefit Consulting Group (IBC). The IBC Group is an organization developed to provide various benefit related services including: Benefit and Compensation negotiation consultation, Benefit Plan Management, Retirement Planning and Investment Management.
In the July 2008 Bud was retained by a unanimous vote of the ADDA Board and named a member of the ADDA "Dream Team" labor consultant group that includes former ALADS Exec. Director John Rees and Negotiatior/Labor Attorney Stephen Silver.