Officers

VETA Executive Board
President – Penny Edmiston (re-elect 2022)
Vice-President – Greg Galvez  (re-elect 2023)
Secretary – Starlett Hale (re-elect 2022)
Treasurer – Heather Garcia (re-elect 2023)
Director-at-Large – Joanie Herdlein (re-elect 2022)
Director-at-Large – Fox Ellis (re-elect 2023)

 

Standing Committees & Representatives
Activities Committee……………………………………………Sherry Morean, Ivette Obagi-Tapi, Dawn Berg

Agreement Waiver Committee………………………………Penny Edmiston (and a representative from each site)

Calendar………………………………………………………………Starlett Hale

Chamber of Commerce Representative…………………Vacant

Community Engagement………………………………………Rebecca Tasso, James Tasso

CTA State Council Representative (ELECTED)……….Penny Edmiston, Joanie Herdlein¬†(Alternate)
Election Chair………………………………………………………Greg Galvez

Election Committee …………………………………………..Sherry Morean

Foster Youth Advisory Committee…………………………Fox Ellis

High Desert Service Center Council………………………Penny Edmiston

Hospitality……………………………………………………………Joanie Herdlein

LGBTQ+ VETA Representative………………………………Vacant

NEA/Representative Assembly (ELECTED)……………Penny Edmiston, Joanie Herdlein, Linda Ewaysi, & Tomille Pappas
Organizer / Event Coordinator………………………………Vacant
Political Action Committee (PAC)………………………….No committee at this time

Social Media………………………………………………………..Rebecca Tasso, Starlett Hale

Sunshine (Assistant to VETA Secretary)………………..Shelly Gray
Teacher Appreciation Week………………………………….Greg Galvez & Sherry Morean
VESD Budget Committee (cert. members)……………..Heather Garcia, Lisa Ladao, Jacob Tess
VESD Quality Works Committee (cert. members)…..Ryan McDonnell, Christine Ross, Gary Collins, Laura Fallone

VETA LCAP Committee…………………………………………Joanie Herdlein, Heather Garcia, Shelly¬†Gray, Ivette Obagi-Tapi

VESD School Board Liaison………………………………….Executive Board Members
VETA Scholarships……………………………………………….Heather Garcia
VETA Website Contact www.vetaonline.org…………..Fox Ellis
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.