WEA Election Information

Commitment to excellence is best practiced as an engaged advocate.  Don’t be afraid to put YOUR membership into action by speaking up, getting to know the candidates or running for an open position.

2014 WEA Election Candidates

2014 Candidate Statements – found in your Spring WEA News p. 24-25

Electronic Voting Poster – print and post for your members.

Video “How to” on electronic voting

Envelope from WEA/Votenet – What to look for in your mailbox!

Candidate speeches were filmed during Delegate Assembly for members to view.  Please, click on the candidate’s name to link to their speech.

Presidential Candidates –

Vice Presidential Candidates –





Below you will find links to all of the election forms and documents.   Please complete the forms and submit them back electronically to lbottom@nea.org.   If you are not able to submit electronically, please mail to: WEA, Attn: Linda Bottom, 115 East 22nd Street, Suite 1, Cheyenne, WY  82001.

Letter from President Kathy Vetter

2014 WEA Vacancies

WEA Board Policy for Election Guidelines

WEA Board Job Descriptions

NEA-RA Allocation of Delegates

Declaration of Candidacy Letter

Declaration of Candidacy

Code of Ethics

Candidate Statement Form and WEA News Advertising - Deadline for WEA News is  February 27th, 2015


Dates to Remember:

February 19               Nomination for all elections, except local, must be received by this date.

February 26               Nominations and Elections Committee Chair to secure additional candidate(s) for vacancies with fewer than two nominated candidates.

February 28               Candidate biography information and ads must be received by the deadlines in order to be included in the WEA News.

April 16-23                 WEA General (ELECTRONIC) Elections will be held.

April 25                      Local presidents notified of results