Renton Education Association Elections
2021/2022 Notice of Election for Renton Education Association Executive Board, WEA-RA, and NEA-RA Positions, and Constitution
Dear REA Member,
We are proud to announce that an election will be held for Renton Education Association Executive Board, WEA-RA, and NEA-RA positions AND the updated constitution.
The following positions are open for election:(ALL positions can be self-nominated)
REA Executive Board: Vice President, Treasurer, Intermediate Elementary Representative, High
WEA-RA-18 positions available
NEA-RA-4 positions available
The following timeline will be used for this election.
Nominations will be open January 1st, 2022 at 8am and will close January 10, 2022.The electronic nomination form will close at 7pm. Nominations will be taken from the floor within the first 15 minutes of the start of the REA Rep Council Meeting on January 10, 2022.. Nominees for REA Executive Board ONLY will have the opportunity to speak at the January Rep Council Meeting. The time limit for each speaker for 90 seconds. Speeches will be recorded.
NEA/WEA-RA positions will have the opportunity to submit a 50 word biography by January 12, 2022.
The election will be open January 17, 2022 8am-January 25, 2022 at 12 noon.
A current membership list will be made available for any candidate to review on January 10th, 2022.
These elections will be held using secure Ballot Point services. Members will receive, to their mailing address, a secure login for candidate information and electronic voting using the BallotPoint services. Please make sure your mailing address is up to date with WEA!
Please use this link to nominate a candidate. Prior to nominating, it is best practice to ask the member if they are interested in the positions. Please only nominate members you have confirmed their willingness to hold a position, either on the executive board or as a representative to WEA-RA or NEA-RA.
Thank you for making your voice heard as YOU elect who represents you. WE are #Unionstrong.
Nominations & Elections Committee