The OEA-Retired election for Spring 2020 is being conducted by Election America. Online voting opens on March 1, 2020, and closes on March 30, 2020, at 5:00 p.m. (eastern).
Election notices will be mailed (and emailed, if on file) to OEA-Retired members with an individual Election Code and Voting PIN (you will need these to vote). For technical assistance with the voting process or to request a paper ballot, please contact Election-America at Help+OEAR@election-america.com or call (877) 466-7875. The deadline to request a paper ballot is March 13, 2020. For questions regarding your membership or election guidelines, please contact William Baird at email@example.com.
The Ohio NEA-R delegation consists of nine delegate seats, the Chair, Mary Benegar, is a delegate by virtue of office. There are 23 candidates running for the remaining 8 seats. Ten candidates are from NEOEA; one from Capital; two from Central; two from ECOEA; one from EOEA; one from NCOEA; two from SWOEA; and four from WOEA.
The candidates for NEA-R Delegate from NEOEA are: Barbara Catalano; William A Dorsey; Marti Franks; Peg Ham; Lynnette R Harris; Joyce M Hives; Steven Mitchell; Donna Smoot Walters; Jene Wilson; and Beverly A Woolridge.
Two candidates are running for the OEA-R At-Large Representative position on the OEA-R Advisory Council with a term beginning September 1, 2020 and ending July 14, 2023: Beverly A Woolridge, NEOEA; and Jane Rahn, WOEA.
Download the candidate biographical information: NEA-R 2020
It is not necessary to conduct an election for the following OEA-Retired Advisory Council Positions as they were unopposed and elected by acclamation:
- Vice-Chair — Phil Long (WOEA) (Term Ending July 14, 2021)
- Central — Barry Alcock (Term Ending July 14, 2023)
- East Central — Anne Bowles (Term Ending July 14, 2023)
- Western — Sandra Coe (Term Ending July 14, 2022)
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