Nearly 400 delegates representing members in CEA’s 159 local affiliates voted on new business items, adopted Association policies, and elected a new CEA secretary, CEA treasurer, and Ethnic Minority Director At-Large at the CEA Representative Assembly in Hartford today.
Current CEA Treasurer and Manchester school social worker Tom Nicholas ran unopposed and was declared elected to a three-year position as treasurer.
Stephanie Wanzer was elected to a three-year term as CEA Secretary with 192 votes to Elaine Gencarelli’s 120 votes. Wanzer is a special education teacher for Cooperative Educational Services.
Bridgeport math teacher Mia Dimbo ran unopposed and was declared elected CEA Ethnic Minority Director At-Large.
Also in budget action today, delegates voted unanimously to approve the $22 million budget with a five dollar dues increase for CEA members next year.