Campaigns & Elections

2017 Elections



Recommendations

Candidates receive the recommendation of the MNEA-PAC by demonstrating a commitment to public education and upon the recommendation of local educators. For more information about the Missouri NEA Recommendation process please visit www.mnea.org/Missouri/PoliticalAction/21.aspx

How you vote is a personal decision; however, Missouri NEA leaders hope that, as you review the issues and positions of candidates, you will consider the recommendation of your fellow educators in the following elections:




What can you do?

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Local affiliates recommend school board candidates 

School board elections are April 4, 2017.  

Missouri NEA local affiliates recommend candidates for school board elections. 

To report candidates recommended by your local association, please send the name of the school district and recommendations to Mark Jones by submitting the Candidate Recommendation Form

MNEA-PAC does not recommend in all elections.


Belton
Dr. Hal Berger
Mr. David Daniels
Yes on Bond/Levy


Ferguson-Florissant

Rob Chabot
Jessica Ponder
Donna Paulette Thurman

Francis Howell

Patrick Lane
Rene Cope
Mary Lange


Fort Zumwalt

John Callahan
Ryan Dean Ozinga
Craig Stephen Moore
Earl Draper Jr. (1yr Term)


Hazelwood
Margo McNeil
Elizabeth (Betsy) Rachel
Marcus Allen


Hillsboro
Beth Petry
Angie Oshia


Independence
Yes On Bond Issue

Jefferson City
Victoria Sterling
J. Don Salcedo
Lori Massman

Jennings
John Schlereth
Terry Wilson
Miranda Jones

Joplin
Deborah Gould 
Derek Gander
Brent Jordan 

Kirkwood
Yes On Levy

Lee's Summit
Kim Fritchie
Susan Coffman
Dennis Smith

Liberty
Nicholaus Bartlow
Albert Byrd
Angie Reed
Kent Peterson (1yr term)

Lindbergh
Cathy Carlock Lorenz
Matt Alonzo
Christy Watz
Mike Shamia (1yr term)


Mehlville
Samantha Stormer
Jean Pretto
Peggy Hassler


Meramec Valley
Matt Trower
Sean Brinker
Austin Myers
Yes on Prop K


North Kansas City
Terry Stone
Dixie Youngers


Park Hill
Vote Yes on Levy

Parkway

Chris Jacob
Deborah Hopper
B. Sophia Ford-Glanton


Pattonville
Yes on Prop K

Raymore - Peculiar
Patrick Clark
Paul Coffman
Bill Lowe

Raytown 

Rick Moore
Terry Landers
Elizabeth (Beth) Plank

Ritenour
Shirley Burton
Brad Thomas
Ruth Bell Greco
Penny Degardin
Orlando Lewis 
Lisa Glover-Jones 
Tom Drennan  

Rockwood
Lynne Midyett
Randy Miller
Keith Kinder
Yes on Prop T


Smithville
Greg Chastain
Russell Fries
Earl Soetaert

Springfield
Yes on Bond Issue

St. Charles
Mike Thorne
Steve Skodak  
Leslie Knight 
Vote Yes on Prop Kids - No Tax Rate Increase 


Warrenton
Laurie Wenzel
Franci Schwartz
Rodger Tucker


Washington
Scott Byrne
Bob Oreskovic
Susan Thatcher


Wentzville
Betsy Bates
Barbara Fine
Heather Reiter