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2019 NEA RA Nominations

Hello everyone,

NEA RA nominations are now open.  This year, the NEA RA will be held July 3-7 in Houston, Texas.  You may self nominate or nominate another MEA member by contacting Leslie at the IEA office or Lori Wesemann at Moline High School.  Please consider representing the Moline Education Association this summer in Houston.  Nominations will close February 13, 2019.  

Thank you.

Contact info: Leslie Kahler: 797-4126


Lori Wesemann: or 313-2377

Published in: NEA Convention | on February 1st, 2019 | Comments Off on 2019 NEA RA Nominations

2018 NEA Representative Assembly nominations / IEA Region 18

Hi Everyone-

Lori Wesemann, our elections chair, sends the following messages:

Today is the opening of nominations for National Education Association Representative Assembly (NEA RA) in Minneapolis, MN and Region 18 Chair and Vice Chair.

The NEA RA is June 30th to July 5th. You will be part of the gathering that is informed of information surrounding the teaching profession and be part of debate of proposed new business items the NEA will take on in the upcoming year.

If you would like to be on the ballot for the NEA RA, please contact Lori Wesemann or call directly to the IEA office down by South Park and talk to Leslie.

Also, the Region 18 Chair and Vice Chair are responsible for local Illinois teaching issues and gets into the political realm in Springfield. They also facilitate organization of members attending the Illinois RA and the NEA RA.

If you would like to be on the ballot for IEA Region 18 Chair or Vice Chair, please contact Lori Wesemann as there is a short form you will need to fill out to be placed on the ballot.

Nominations for both will close February 14th.

Thank you.

Kim Anderson, MEA Public Relations

Susan Hafner, MEA President

Published in: IEA Region 18, NEA Convention | on January 24th, 2018 | Comments Off on 2018 NEA Representative Assembly nominations / IEA Region 18