District 5 Vacancy On VSEA Board Of Trustees
Amelia Boatman, who has been serving as the District 5 (Rutland/Bennington) representative on the VSEA Board of Trustees, has decided to step down from the position. On behalf of all District 5 state employees, VSEA extends thanks to Amelia for her service during her term as Trustee. VSEA members interested in assuming this seat must reside or have an assigned worksite in the District 5 region.
The VSEA Board of Trustees manages the internal affairs of the union and ensures that the policies of VSEA are followed. It reviews and approves the union’s budget for submission to the membership, and it reviews committee reports and recommends action by the Council and members. The Board also sets policy for VSEA. The Board meets monthly and Trustees are expected to attend all the meetings, as well as all quarterly Council meetings and the VSEA Annual Meeting. Release time from work is authorized under the unit collective bargaining contract. Each Trustee is also assigned to at least one VSEA Chapter to attend meetings and provide any necessary assistance.
If you are interested in serving in this position, please send a letter of interest to:
Tracey Harrington, VSEA Clerk
155 State St.
P.O. Box 518
Montpelier, VT 05601
The deadline to submit letters of interest is 4:30 p.m., Monday, February 4. The Board of Trustees will then review letters of interest and make an appointment.
Letters of interest may also be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org with a note to print the e-mail and put it in Tracey Harrington’s mailbox at VSEA. Letters not sent to VSEA headquarters will not be considered.