Officers

VETA Executive Board
President – Penny Edmiston (re-elect 2020)
Vice-President – Greg GalvezĀ  (re-elect 2021)
Secretary – Starlett Hale (re-elect 2020)
Treasurer – Ronda Leon (re-elect 2021)
Director-at-Large – Joanie Herdlein (re-elect 2020)
Director-at-Large – Fox Ellis (re-elect 2021)

Standing Committees & Representatives
Calendar………………………………………………………………Starlett Hale
Chamber of Commerce Representative………………..Candy Ramirez
Agreement Waiver Committee……………………………Penny D. Smith (and a representative from each site)
CTA State Council Representative (ELECTED)…..Penny Edmiston, Beth Fehrs (Alternate)
Election Chair…………………………………………………….Vacant
GLBT VETA Representative……………………………….Penny Edmiston
High Desert Service Center Council……………………

High Desert Trust (Health Insurance)………………..
Hospitality………………………………………………………….Joanie Herdlein
NEA/Representative Assembly(ELECTED)………..Penny Edmiston, Joanie Herdlein, Pami Bimber, & Patricia Covarrubias
Organizer / Event Coordinator…………………………..Shelly Gray
Political Action Committee (PAC)………………………No committee at this time

Sunshine (Assistant to VETA Secretary)…………….Joy Pierce
Teacher Appreciation Week……………………………….Penny Edmiston & Sherry Morean
Timekeeper……………………………………………………….(Will rotate monthly if no volunteer)
VESD Budget Committee(cert. members)………….Beth Fehrs, Angela Woodruff, Lisa Ladao, Jacob Tess
VESD Quality Works Committee (cert. members)…Beverly Thomas, Ryan McDonnell, Terry Yarnell, Laura Falone
VESD School Board Liaison……………………………….Executive Board Members
VETA Scholarships……………………………………………Ronda Leon
VETA Website Contact www.vetaonline.org……….Starlett Hale
Women’s Issues & Human Rights Issues……………Melissa Timko-Miller, Linda Ewaysi

If you are interested in participating in a committee, please contact Penny Edmiston at pedmiston@vesd.net. We are always looking for interested members.