Meet the Staff

Missouri NEA has a knowledgeable, full-time staff located in five offices across the state of Missouri.

The MNEA UniServ staff located in regional offices are your front-line defense team to help deal with a wide range of problems. It helps to have an experienced advocate by your side in grievances. UniServ also offers union organizing and collective bargaining assistance to help your local association negotiate salary, benefits, working conditions, and job security. Regional office administrative assistants help triage calls and can assist with a variety of topics including membership, dues payments, and member benefits.

The MNEA program staff, legal team, and governance are mainly located in the headquarters office. This team of professionals and associates is here to help with legislative topics, political influence, research, professional development needs, and member benefits. 

DeeAnn AullDeeAnn Aull
Executive Director

1810 East Elm Street • Jefferson City, MO 65101

DeeAnn Aull became Missouri NEA Executive Director Aug. 1, 2016. Aull joined MNEA in 2000 as teaching and learning director and then served as assistant executive director, managing government relations, communications, and education services for 10 years. 

Aull’s 45-year career in education began as a kindergarten teacher in the Morgan County R-II School District. Aull continued affecting education policy and programs for a couple of decades working for the Kentucky Department of Education, IBM, and Missouri State Teachers Association. 

During her career with MNEA, Aull has worked with countless coalitions to protect and advance pro-education efforts in Missouri. She is widely respected as a formidable and effective advocate and says she is honored to have the opportunity to lead MNEA.

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Executive Administrative Assistant: Sandy Smith (, (573) 644-9608

1810 East Elm Street • Jefferson City, MO 65101 Phone (573) 634-3202 • Toll free (800) 392-0236 • Fax (573) 634-5645 The MNEA Headquarters office is open weekdays from 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. DeeAnn Aull Executive Director (573) 644-9612 | | Read full biography Executive Administrative Assistant: Sandy Smith (, (573) 644-9608) Governance MNEA President: Phil...
Call on Your Regional UniServ Office. UniServ is the delivery system for local, state, and national Association programs. Through UniServ directors, who work out of Missouri NEA’s five regional offices, MNEA brings to members and local associations a wide range of programs and services. MNEA’s UniServ directors are organizers, consultants, lobbyists, negotiators, trainers, spokespeople, grievance...