VP of Negotiations: Asia Emerick (email@example.com)
WREA president: Mary Shepherd (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Additional committee members to be determined for new round of contract negotiations. Previous hybrid MOA negotiations team included Kelley Nosel, Kara Chandonnet, and Jenna Tibbets.
This committee advises the negotiating team on the proposals solicited from and suggested by the members. The negotiating team consists of the president, the VP of negotiations, and up to 3 members of the committee.
Elections & Ratification
Chair: Ryan Zagami (email@example.com)
Krissy Naiman (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Kate Andrus (email@example.com)
This committee shall consist of 3-5 representatives selected by HOD and are responsible for conducting annual elections, coordinating ratification voting, and ensuring that voting procedures are followed.
This committee consists of all voting members of the Executive Board. It is responsible for reviewing and recommending the process of all grievances as outlined in the collectively bargained grievance procedure.
Communication & Action
Co-chair: Kate Andrus (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Co-chair: Alicia Jaciekiewicz (email@example.com)
The purpose of this committee is to maintain transparency between leadership and the membership, as well as to support the negotiation team with what they need to have strength at the table.
This committee meets virtually every Thursday at 7:00 and is open to all members. Email either co-chair for more information or for the link to the meeting.
Co-chair: Linda Sasso (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Co-chair: Kara Bolduc (email@example.com)
Co-chair: Jennifer Tellier (firstname.lastname@example.org)
This committee works with Bob Berlo to plan/develop professional development as well as to ensure the quality of PD for the WREA. A particular focus includes the full day in May.
Each year, the president may appoint other special committees as necessary. See Bylaws for more information related to responsibilities, stipends, etc.