The Council held its first convening on December 9, 2022. There was a packed house of union education leaders at AEA headquarters to hear and learn from local affiliates about the organizing work they are doing in school districts.
DVEA President Harvey Killman
CEA President Melanie Cobos
Arizona NEA ESP At-Large Board Member Vanessa Jimenez
TEA President Margaret Chaney
FEA President Derek Born and AEA Organizational Consultant Matt Nichols
PUCTA Vice President Esteban Flemons
PVEA President Susan Seep
Keeping the Promise of Quality Public Education
With more than 20,000 members, the Arizona Education Association (AEA) is the largest professional association for public school employees in Arizona. AEA members are teachers, community college professors, counselors, speech pathologists, bus drivers, secretaries, retired educators and student teachers and they belong to more than 150 local affiliates across Arizona.