Who to Call:

President – Brad Darjean – president@nationalstaff.org

Vice President for Defense – Mike Boyer–VPdefense@nationalstaff.org

Vice President for Program – John Avouris – VPprogam@nationalstaff.org

Treasurer – Eric Watson-Urban – treasurer@nationalstaff.org

Secretary – Dawn Basurto – secretary@nationalstaff.org

Webmaster – Miriam Garcia – MiriamG99@gmail.com

Who to call for:

Coordinated Bargaining Councils (CBC) – Develop, promote and coordinate a strong bargaining program for NSO affiliates in various regions across the country.

VP of Program
John Avouris
740-381-2619 (cell)
VPprogam@nationalstaff.org

Corridor States Co-Chairs

Karen “Skip” Perry
RegionalDirector1@nationalstaff.org
609-477-4212

Kelley Clouser
RegionalDirector2@nationalstaff.org
717-283-6344 (cell)

Central States Co-Chairs

Nicole Wise
RegionalDirector5@nationalstaff.org
317-446-3215

Kurt Swanson
RegionalDirector6@nationalstaff.org
816-304-1726 (cell)

Southern States Co-Chairs

Tammy Whitaker
904-607-1765 (cell)
RegionalDirector3@nationalstaff.org

LaTasha Ball
AtLargeDirectorB@nationalstaff.org
330-209-2278 (cell)

Western State Co-Chairs

Rose Tapp
562-444-8569
RegionalDirector4@nationalstaff.org

Edna Jenkins
RegionalDirector7@nationalstaff.org
360-201-2738 (Cell)

Communications

Webmaster:
Miriam Garcia
517-282-0077
Email: Miriam Garcia

Harvard Trade Union Program (HTUP) – Provide general administrative duties in the promotion and selection of NSO members who wish to participate in the HTUP program and coordinate same with Harvard Trade Union Program

Kelley Clouser
RegionalDirector2@nationalstaff.org

NEA Pension Board Trustee

Maggie Copeland
maggiesa4@aol.com

Graham Picklesimer (Alternate Trustee)
graham.picklesimer@gmail.com

Organizing Committee – The Committee is charged with providing assistance and guidance to NSO affiliates regarding organizing initiatives; to develop, refine, coordinate and promote our “Organizing 4 Power” training.

Edna Jenkins
RegionalDirector7@nationalstaff.org
360-201-2738 (Cell)

Pension & Benefits Committee – The Committee is responsible for providing guidance to NSO affiliates on pensions and related matters.

John Avouris
740-381-2619 (cell)
VPprogam@nationalstaff.org

Research Committee – The Committee is responsible for collecting, storing and distributing contract research data to NSO affiliates.

Justin Zartman
860-992-2111 (cell)
 AtLargeDirectorA@nationalstaff.org

Special Services – The Committee is charged with developing programs, benefits, and discounts that NSO can offer exclusively to NSO affiliates, including NSO Retired.

LaTasha Ball
AtLargeDirectorB@nationalstaff.org
330-209-2278 (cell)

NSO Retired – The Committee promotes and administers the NSO Retired program.

Brad Darjean 
president@nationalstaff.org

Diane Thompson
402-445-9335