OSEA’s 85th Annual Conference was held Thursday-Saturday, June 22 to June 24, in Portland, Ore. Delegates elected to represent OSEA’s 139 chapters gathered to share and discuss ideas, elect officers, vote on resolutions and set the course for our union’s future.
Delegates debated and voted on the annual budget and resolutions, elected members to serve as directors of Zones I, III and V, and chose the location for our next three Conferences.
Action on Resolutions
|1||Recognizing OSEA Representation||To amend the Preamble and Article II-Objects of the OSEA Constitution to better reflect the types of employees OSEA currently represents beyond classified school employees.||Adopted (as amended)
|Amendment||Replace “the employees” with “all employees” in Article II, Section 5.||Adopted|
|2||Status of the American Association of Classified School Employees (AACSE)||To recognize the longstanding, continuing relationship OSEA maintains with the American Association of Classified School Employees (AACSE) while removing operational references in the OSEA Constitution that are currently not applicable.||Adopted|
|3||Election Committee Duties (PDF)||To update the OSEA Constitution to more accurately reflect duties and responsibilities currently required of the Election Committee.||Adopted|
|Zone 1 Director||Danielle (Hurt) Marino||15|
|Zone III Director||Sella Bemrose||24|
|Zone V Director||Lisa March||13|
|Zone VII Director||No Candidates||Position Vacant|
2023 to 2024 Budget
2023 to 2024 Proposed Budget
Conference Site Location (2024,2025,2026)
|Salem Convention Center||59|
|Holiday Inn Portland – Columbia Riverfront||113|