Elections & Nominations

MSEA’s 2023 Elections

MSEA’s elected leaders serve members as representatives by advocating before the State Board of Education and our elected state leaders in the General Assembly, and speaking up on the issues that affect our profession.

This year, active MSEA members elected one (1) Treasurer, four (4) Board of Directors, one (1) NEA Director, and State Delegates to the NEA RA in Orlando, FL in July. The elected Treasurer, Board of Directors, and NEA Directors will also serve as delegates to the MSEA and NEA RAs.

Retired MSEA members elected three (3) Retired Advisory Council members and Retired State Delegates to the NEA RA in Orlando, FL. Aspiring Educators elected a delegate to the NEA RA. The NEA RA will take place in Orlando, FL on July 2-6, 2023.

MSEA Treasurer Election Results

Colleen Morris | 3420
Kimberly Sloane | 1786
Veronica Henderson | 1532
Write-Ins | 13

MSEA Board of Directors At-Large Results

Paul Lemle | 3463
Ronnie Beard | 2891
Philimena Owona | 1971
Mary Proctor | 1315
Nathaniel Wallace | 927
Write-Ins | 12

MSEA Board of Directors Region 2 Results

Ivory Smith | 2145
Melissa Carpenter | 2107
Chrystie Crawford-Smick | 1875
Write-Ins | 7

MSEA Board of Directors Region 3 Results

Danillya Wilson | 5682
Write-Ins | 27

NEA Director Results

A run-off election was necessary between the top two (2) candidates for NEA Director as no candidate received a majority of the valid ballots cast. The run-off election ran from Monday, February 27 at 9:00 a.m. through 5:00 p.m. on Friday, March 17, 2023. The results of the run-off election are below.

Nikki (Anzer) Woodward | 3158
Joe Coughlin | 700
Blank | 3

NEA Delegates At-Large Results

NEA Delegates Region 1 Results

NEA Delegates Region 2 Results

NEA Delegates Region 3 Results

NEA Delegates Region 4 Results

NEA Delegates Region 5 Results

NEA Delegates Region 6 Results

NEA Delegates – Retired Results

MSEA Retired Advisory Council Results

2023 General Election Timeline

November 18, 2022 5:00 p.m. All forms due at MSEA headquarters
January 30, 2023 9:00 a.m. Voting begins online. Come back to visit this webpage.
February 17, 2023 5:00 p.m. Deadline for all election ballots. Voting ends.
February 21, 2023 MSEA Nominations and Credentials Committee meets to validate the election results. Results released.

If a run-off election is required, voting begins February 27, 2023 and ends March 17, 2023.