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Ensuring California is represented through the nation


Along with the NEA Executive Committee, the NEA Board of Directors is responsible for the general policies and interests of the National Education Association. The NEA Board consists of at least one director from each state association.

Voting Members

Name
Chapter
NEA DD
Term
Expires

Martiza Avila

OXNARD EDUCS ASSN

5

Unexpired Term

8/31/2022

Robert J. Becker

DOWNEY EDUC ASSN

7

1st 3-yr Term

8/31/2021

Nichole DeVore

SACRAMENTO CITY TCHRS ASSN

12

Unexpired Term

8/31/2023

Chris Finley

FRESNO TCHRS ASSN

14

Unexpired Term

8/31/2021

Mel House

UTLA/NEA

6

2nd 3-yr Term

8/31/2022

Taunya Jaco

SAN JOSE TCHRS ASSN

4

1st 3-yr Term

8/31/2022

Tara Jeane

WESTERN PLACER TCHRS ASSN

1

1st 3-yr Term

8/31/2023

Robbie Kreitz

DUBLIN TCHRS ASSN CTA/NEA

3

Unexpired Term

8/31/2023

Ruth Luevand

BONITA UNIF TCHRS ASSN

13

1st 3-yr Term

8/31/2022

Elaine Merriweather

UNTD EDUCS OF SAN FRANCISCO

2

2nd 3-yr Term

8/31/2021

Shane Parmely

SAN DIEGO EDUC ASSN

10

1st 3-yr Term

8/31/2023

Karen Ridley

ANAHEIM SEC TCHRS ASSN

9

2nd 3-yr Term

8/31/2021

Karen Schuett

PANAMA-BUENA VISTA TCHRS ASSN

8

2nd 3-yr Term

8/31/2021

Ken Tang

GARVEY EDUC ASSN

16

2nd 3-yr Term

8/31/2023

Julius B. Thomas

RIO HONDO COLL FAC ASSN

15

2nd 3-yr Term

8/31/2021

Vacancy

11

Unexpired Term

8/31/2021

Non-Voting Members

Name
NEA DD
Term
Expires

Non-voting

NEA Executive Committee Members

Name
Chapter
NEA DD
Term
Expires

Robert Varela Rodriguez

SAN BERNARDINO TCHRS ASSN

1st 3-yr Term

8/31/2022

NEA Alternate Directors

Name
Chapter
NEA DD
Term
Expires

Nora Allstedt

EXETER TCHRS ASSN

Alternate 1

Unexpired Term

8/31/2023

Vacancy

Alternate 2

Unexpired Term

8/31/2021

Luciano Ortiz

HUENEME EDUC ASSN

Alternate 3

1st 3-yr Term

8/31/2022