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Nomination Deadline is Feb. 22 for NEA RA State Delegates and IEA Statewide Positions

Online nominations

Nominations are being accepted for the following open positions:
(3-year terms unless otherwise noted)

  • NEA RA State Delegate (1-year term)
  • ESP Council chairperson
  • ESP Council vice chair
  • ESP Council member (1-year term)
  • ESP Council member
  • ESP Ethnic Minority Council member
  • ESP South Central alternate (1-year term)
  • ESP North Central alternate (2-year term)
  • ESP Suburban representative
  • ESP Suburban alternate
  • Ethnic Minority Central alternate (1-year term)
  • Ethnic Minority Northern representative
  • Ethnic Minority Northern alternate
  • Ethnic Minority Southern alternate (2-year term)
  • Higher Ed Council Member
  • Higher Ed Suburban representative
  • Higher Ed Suburban alternate
  • Retired Suburban Council member
  • Retired Northern Council member
  • Retired Southern Council member
  • NEA RA Retired Delegate (1-year term)
  • NEA RA Student Delegate (1-year term)

Understanding the IEA Elections Process

A comprehensive video reviewing the IEA elections process, Elections Handbook and elections training materials.

Elections Training
It is the responsibility of this Committee to help each local and/or region with any questions you may have regarding election procedures. We ask, therefore, that you please take advantage of this service being offered by your peers and your “IEA Family”. You can make the training part of a regional council meeting or other regional event. Please contact Kim Trader at 217-321-2250 with questions or to schedule a training.

Elections Training Packet – The IEA Elections Committee members would like to do their part to make your job easier. Through their efforts, measures have been taken to develop for each local and region, Election Guidelines and Procedures to help answer any questions that your organization may have regarding elections.

Elections Training Powerpoint Presentation – Everything you need to know about the IEA election process.

Elections Handbook 2016-2017 – The purpose of this handbook is to assist in the proper and smooth operation of the IEA-NEA elections as required by the Landrum-Griffin Act.

Election Pitfalls – Nominating, election and tally procedures  also ballot information and storage.

Election Process FAQs – Frequently Asked Questions about the IEA Election Process

Staff Involvement In Governance Elections – Help should be limited to technical and/or mechanical assistance in carrying out election procedures.

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