Government Relations Division
Overview

NJEA Government Relations coordinates NJEA's legislative activities and political campaigns and is responsible for the monitoring functions of government departments, bureaus, and agencies.

It also is responsible for working with Association committees which study educational legislation and regulations, which recommend educational policy, and which deal with such issues as certification, evaluation, tenure, environmental issues, special education, and vocational education.

The legislative and political action activities include, but are not limited to: legislative analysis and reporting, testimony before legislative committees, coordination of all legislative and congressional lobbying, state and federal political action efforts, and legislative/political action training for NJEA members.

The division also monitors the State Board of Education, lobbies and reports on proposed regulations, and responds to member inquiries and problems related to agency activities.

Division Staff
OFFICE OF MEMBER & POLITICAL ORGANIZING
NameExtTitle
BEAVER IV, ALFRED H. 2208 DIRECTOR OF GR - MEMBER & POLITICAL ORGANIZING
BEICHERT, MARYBETH 2247 ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR
DELGADO, ELOY J. 2273 ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR
HANZES, ANNA J. 2343 ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR
SHERIDAN, ADAM M. 2447 ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR
MCWILLIAMS, CAROL A. 2266 SECRETARY HEADQUARTERS
DARE, CHRISTINA V. CONSULTANT
FRAZIER JR, JAMES R. CONSULTANT
KEBRDLE, PATRICIA A. CONSULTANT
WHEELER, ERIN E. CONSULTANT
OFFICE OF POLITICS & POLICY
NameExtTitle
CORNAVACA, DEBORAH 2212 DIRECTOR OF GR - POLICY & POLITICS
FLYNN, MICHAEL P. 2328 ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR
GIGLIO III, MICHAEL A. 2452 ASSOC DIRECTOR ONLINE LEGIS/POLITICAL ORGANIZING
HADLEY, SEAN W. 2344 ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR
PFEFFER, FRANCINE L. 2326 ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR
KEMERY, MARY E. 2327 ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT - HEADQUARTERS
BOOKER, TAMANYKA 2245 SECRETARY HEADQUARTERS
PROCELL, CHRISTIE 2258 SECRETARY HEADQUARTERS