MTEA Executive Council 2022-2023

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Who’s Who in the MTEA- Great Resource For All!


Jim Dolan – President

Jen Jones – VP MHS & Benefits

Karen Kevorkian – 1st VP& VP UMS

Megan Murphy – VP LMS

Melissa Sandler – VP VES

Alison Koblin  -VP OHES


Jim Pendleton – Grievance/Negotiations (HS)


Deb OŔeilly – Negotiations


Linda Truscinski – Membership (VES)


Max Rodriguez – Equity Chair (VES)


Kelly Rafferty – Treasurer

Kristiana Colandrea – Budget

Gina Iacono & Kristina Shebchuk – Social (MHS)

Lisa Chedid – Legislative


Aubrie Caprio – Secretary (VES)

Dan Pace – ESP Member at Large (UMS)

Sharon Marrow – S/B/C at Large (BO)

Dan Kerwin – G/M/C at Large (MHS)

Staci Anderson – PRIDE/FAST Chair (UMS)

David Gordon – Philanthropic Certificated at Large (LMS)

Committees 2022-2023

Benefits Chairperson – Jen Amberson Jones (HS)

Committee Members:

  • OHES:  – Stephanie Shaffer Obe
  • VES:  Kurt Franey
  • LMS:  Jocelyn Keefe
  • UMS:   Lale Saatchi & Betsy Wasiak
  • HS:   Anna Panova

Evaluations & Professional Development  Chairperson – Chris Resch

Committee Members:

  • OHES:  Pete Rosenberg (Eval), Steph Shaffer-Obe (Eval)
  • VES:  Linda Truscinski (Eval),  Kim Vanatta (Eval/DEAC)
  • LMS:  Jenn Rangnow (Eval), Meg Murphy (Eval)
  • UMS: Betsy Randolph (Eval), Mary Chemris (Eval)
  • MHS: Deb O’Reilly (Eval), Bill Dominic (Eval)

Grievance Chairperson – Jim Pendleton (HS)

Committee Members:

  • HS:  Eugene Porcelli
  • UMS: Shelly Moore
  • LMS:  Mike Hill
  • VES:  Genifer Leimbacher
  • OHES:  Julia Santoro & Stephanie Shaffer Obe
  • G/M/C:  Dan Kerwin (12 months)

Equity Chair – Max Rodriguez

Committee Members:

  • MHS – Vivika Mandyhan
  • UMS – Staci Anderson
  • LMS – Cathy Gonzalez
  • VES – Fatima Mughal & Tammie Fischer
  • OHES – Heather Edwards


Website – Genifer Leimbacher (VES)


Committee Members:  Leg Action/Social/Pres/PRIDE to work on announcements

Membership – Linda Truscinski (VES)
Committee – HBRs to assist with new member sign-ups

Social Co-Chairs – Gina Iacono & Kristina Shebchuk

PRIDE – Staci Anderson (UMS)

HBRs to assist with organizing in their buildings for PRIDE events:  Max Rodriguez – Equity Chairperson (VES)

Negotiations Chairperson– Debbie O’Reilly 


  • Jim Dolan
  • Kelly Rafferty – Data
  • Linda Truscinski – Secretary
  • Jim Pendleton – Grievance History
  • Aubrey Caprio
  • Tammie Fischer

Philanthropic Chair – Dave Gordon 

Elections – Wendy Wachtel (UMS)
Head Building Reps to assist with Elections

Philanthropic Treasurer – Kelly Rafferty

PRIDE Treasurer – Kelly Rafferty

SCEA Liaison – Lisa Chedid

Sick Bank – Tammie Fischer
Committee Members:

  • Jim Dolan (District)
  • Dan Kerwin (G/M/C)
  • Jen Amberson Jones (HS)
  • Linda Orcinolo (Para)

Soda Machine –  Michele Caltiere, Lynn Powers, Kelly Worman