Governance

President

Heather O'Brien - hobrien@coloradoea.org - 250-1504

Vice-President

Dan Worth

Secretary

Jenna Fairfield

Treasurer

Joan Axthelm

Area Directors and Building Association Representatives

Area A

Director

 Megan Read

Fruita Monument High

Kristin Gross, Ray Rutkowski, Leslie Anderson, Steele Pavlovsky, Terryn Goulet

Fruita 8/9

Kim Burger

Grand Junction High

Tim Couch, Cody Brunton, Chelsea Miller, Scott Toovey, Mary Harrison, Coady Shawcroft

Area B

Director

Rick Peterson

Central High

Trey Downey, Teaa Warinner, Brad Thomas, Jalisa Pottorf, PJ Janssen, Mark Kessler

Palisade High

Laura Meinzen,  Adam Korte, Jason Franklin

Valley School

Jim Smyth

Career Center

Debbie Neill, Kelly Weeks

R-5 High

Josh Guddat, Katherine Formicola

Summit

TBD

Grand River Academy

Tilisa Clement

Area C

Director

Michael Pewters

Fruita Middle

Bea Sullivan, Mira Palmer

Redlands Middle

Sarah Kamstra

West Middle

Sarah Bradburn

East Middle

Teresa Sheffield, Mike Warner

Area D

Director

Kevin LaDuke

Bookcliff Middle

Andrea Wiltse, Norma Akright

Grand Mesa Middle

Catherine Gardner, Melanie Balleweg, Tara Niederkorn

Mt Garfield Middle

Rachel K. Smith,  Dave Hamilton

Orchard Mesa Middle

Lisa Beltran, Penny Shafer, JaVona Wilcox, Melanie Kallemeyn

Area E

Director

Ginger Berry

Clifton Elementary

Anne Djokic,

Gateway K-12

Kevin Kiefer

Dos Rios Elementary

Lynnette Reddin, Matt Boelke

Lincoln Orchard Mesa Elem.

Franki Sanders, Richel Baker

Mesa View Elementary

Michelle Fainberg, Brenda Goodwin, Jess Pearson

New Emerson Elementary

Carrie Wertz

Taylor Elementary

Tina Massaro, Kami Kragenbring

Area F

Area F cont.

Director

Jennifer Tyler

Broadway Elementary

Kari Dworkin

Wingate Elementary

Kim Harrison , Christy Anderson

Loma Elementary

Julie Temple

Rim Rock Elementary

Heather Steele

Scenic Elementary

Misty Grim,  Karen DeRose

Shelledy Elementary

Rick Green,

Area G

Director

Kelly McKay

Rocky Mt Elementary

Kaitlin Marcotte, Kerry Hicks

Fruitvale Elementary

Monika Schermerhorn, Kaci Winemiller, Angela Feuerborn

Nisley Elementary

Kirsten Buda

Thunder Mt Elementary

Kyle Carmichael

Chatfield Elementary

Pear Park Elementary

Brent Magill, LaDawn Keithly

BTK

TBD

Psychologists

TBD

Area H

Director

Cindy Pembridge-Hernandez

Appleton Elementary

Sue Jerome

Chipeta Elementary

Cindy Pembridge-Hernandez, Julie Henson

DIA

Juan Caiza-Valera

TOSAs

Linnea Watson, Darren Cook

Emerson

Tracy Seremak

Hawthorne

Karen Severson

Orchard Ave. Elementary

TBD

Pomona Elementary

Sue Rankin

Tope Elementary

Kristin Mottram

Cabinet Chairs

Negotiations

Rick Peterson

Advocacy & Grievance

Tara Niederkorn & Tim Couch

Political Relations

Heather O’Brien

Membership  

Laura Meinzen

Organizing

Rick Green

Professional Learning

Heather O’Brien

Educator Effectiveness

Rachel K Smith

Insurance

Trey Downey

Teacher Workload

Amy Sue Javernick

Sick Leave Bank

Jennifer Strasser

Day Leave Appeals

Sue Jerome

Empower Early Career Educators

Kaci Winemiller

District Budget & Finance Team

Darren Cook, Tyler Jones, Brooke Caster

Communications

Jalisa Pottorf