Newport - Mesa Chapter 18

The Breeze

The Breeze

CSEA Chapter 18 Newsletter
October 2018


In this Edition:

  • Building Strength Through Unity
  • National School Lunch Week is Oct. 15-19
  • School Bus Safety Week is Oct. 22-26
  • Tony Thurmond's bill signed into law
  • CSEA Endorsed Candidates 

Job Opportunities

Please visit the Newport-Mesa Unified School District Employment Website for more information.

Know Your Contract

Collective Bargaining Agreement July 1st, 2017 to June 30th, 2019. Please familiarize yourself with the Chapter 18 CSEA Contract, this is an important document and, if necessary, ask your union steward for clarification.

Executive Board

 
CHAPTER PRESIDENT
PAMELA SAUNDERS

CHAPTER VICE PRESIDENT
STUART TEDFORD

CHAPTER TREASURER
ELEANOR REBARD

CHAPTER PUBLIC RELATIONS OFFICER
CARL MACDONELL

CHIEF STEWARD
SEAN KATZ

CHAPTER WEBMASTER (appointed)
ADRIANA ANGULO

CHAPTER WEBMASTER (appointed)
CARL MACDONELL

Union Contacts


AREA H

AREA DIRECTOR
BILL HAGAR

REGION 49

REGIONAL REPRESENTATIVE
RONDA WALEN

FIELD OFFICE
ORANGE
326 W KATELLA AVE #E
ORANGE  92867
(800) 564-9979

FIELD DIRECTOR
TIARA COX

LABOR RELATIONS REPRESENTATIVE
AMY GONZALES

Employer(s) / District(s)


NEWPORT-MESA UNIFIED

 

Welcome!

Newport-Mesa Chapter 18 has a new website design with additional features to make it easier for more users to navigate our website and find information! Stay tuned for more information.
Make sure you don't miss out! Visit our chapter calendar for upcoming events and meetings.

CSEA Newport-Mesa Chapter 18, 2017-18 Meeting Dates

Voting for the Accompanist MOU to ratify our contract will be held on
Thursday 10/4/18 at our October Chapter Meeting (4:45p-5:45p)

Reminder: The new and improved CSEA Annual Member Benefits Guide in their home mailboxes during the first week of October.
2018-2019 Annual Member Benefits Flyer

 Sign Up Today! NMUSD Classified Leadership Institute
2018/19 Classified Leadership Institute Application,
 due by October 1, 2018

You're Invited: 2018 Maintenance & Operations Academy
Register Today! Orange County - Saturday October 27, 2018

You're Invited: Union Steward Training - Multiple Dates
Learn More - Upcoming Union Steward Trainings Flyer 

CSEA Conference 2018!

This years conference was another great success! Make sure to attend our first chapter meeting on Thursday, September 13 to hear all about it!

Congratulations!

OCDE Employee of the Year!

Kudos to school bus driver Francine Harms - Orange County Classified Employee of the Year! Learn More.

Francine Harms (left)

CSEA News

Tony Thurmond

CSEA supports Tony Thurmond

This November, friend of classified employees and champion of public schools Tony Thurmond will face off against a charter school advocate with ties to Betsy DeVos.
State Capitol

Tony Thurmond's bill signed into law, banning for-profit charters

For-profit charter schools will be illegal in California after legislation co-authored by Assemblymember Tony Thurmond was recently signed by the governor.
National School Lunch Week

National School Lunch Week

More than 29 million children eat lunch at public schools every day. It’s time to pay tribute to the wonderful workers who help make this possible. Join CSEA in celebrating National School Lunch Week Oct. 15-19.
CSEA Shield

CSEA stands with members of UTLA

After members of UTLA voted to authorize a strike if necessary, President Ben Valdepeña issued a statement in support of UTLA members.
Vote for public education

Vote for public education

The November 6 Election is just a few weeks away, and the vote-by-mail period is already underway. CSEA has reviewed all the candidates and ballot propositions to help you understand who will do the most to support public education and working families.