Len Mitnaul, 2020 Election Chairperson
- John Forte
- Kathy Graf, ex officio
- Dawn Howlen, ex officio
- Dana Oliver, ex officio
The TEA elections will be held this year for the eighth time online from March 12-March 18, 2020. This is your opportunity to select the leadership of your association. Think about people who will work hard and represent your interests.
Suggestion: Ask three people to allow you to place their name in nomination. We need and appreciate your input.
Election Committee Chair
TEA NOMINATIONS (RECOMMENDATIONS)
Indicate nominee(s), position, school name and cell number in the space provided. Obtain the nominee’s permission first.
FORWARD FORM TO THE TEA OFFICE IN A SEALED ENVELOPE ADDRESSED TO “ELECTIONS COMMITTEE” NO LATER THAN 4:00 PM MONDAY, FEBRUARY 3, 2020.
TEA OFFICERS: President, 1st Vice President, 2nd Vice President, 3rd Vice President, Secretary, and Treasurer
TEA EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE: Elementary Representatives (4), Middle School Representative (1), High School Representatives (2), Non-Classroom Representative (1)
NEA/RA REPRESENTATIVES: Six one year positions are to be filled. Representatives to NEA/RA are elected to attend this year’s NEA Convention to be held July 2 through July 6 in Atlanta, Georgia. Stipends towards transportation, room (based on double occupancy) and meals are provided by TEA with assistance from MCEA and NJEA.
- A person recommended for office must be a TEA member in good standing for a twelve (12) month period prior to date of elections.
- If you are interested in any position, check the TEA Constitution or DA policy (for NEA/RA), so that you are familiar with the duties, etc. If you (or your chief delegate) do not have this material, copies are available at the TEA office for perusal.
- After the list of nominees has been distributed among the membership, additional nominees will be added if a petition signed by twenty-five (25) or more members is submitted.
- The Chief Association Representative is solely responsible for completing an accurate online registration form for each location.
ONLINE ELECTIONS CALENDAR TIMETABLE (2020)
Jan. 15 -Timetable and nomination forms to Executive Committee
Jan. 22 -Timetable and nomination forms to Chief Association Representatives via email
Jan. 29 -Online registration overview
Jan. 29-Feb 3 -Online registration completed by Chief Association Representatives
Feb. 3 -Final online registration/verification forms due from Chief Association Representatives
Feb. 3 -Nominations returned to TEA Office by 4:00 p.m.
Feb. 4 -Preparation of list of nominees by the committee
Feb. 5 -Nominations submitted to Executive Committee
Feb. 6 -Nominations announced to membership
Feb. 6-13 -Petitions (Self-nominations) picked up at TEA Office
Feb. 13 -Petitions (Self-nominations) returned to TEA Office by 4:00 p.m. (Thursday)
Feb. 14 -Copy of School Sign in Sheet due to Election Committee Chair from Chief Association Reps by 4:00 p.m. (Friday)
Feb. 18 -Committee to meet to prepare ballot
Feb. 19 -Meet the Candidates night
Mar. 2-9 -Committee to finalize online registration
Mar. 12-Mar. 18 -Elections (online)
Mar. 20 -Election results given to membership