Information via HCEA website: At the end of January, HCEA members will elect Officers and Directors, as well as representatives to the state and national delegation. The state (MSEA) Rep Assembly will be held in OC, Maryland October 16-17, 2020.  The national (NEA) Rep Assembly will be held in Atlanta, GA July 2-6, 2020.

2020 General Election Calendar

January 13, 2020

Submitted biographies appear on the HCEA website

January 14, 2020


Eligible candidates for HCEA speak at the HCEA Rep Assembly (opportunities for NEA/MSEA candidates to speak at the December 10th, January 14th and February 11th meetings)

January 27, 2020

Voting begins online at 9:00am

February 21, 2020

Voting closes at 5:00pm

February 26, 2020

Election results validated and released


Candidates for HCEA President (and Delegate to MSEA and NEA RA)

  • Colleen Morris
  • Erika Strauss Chavarria

Candidates for HCEA Vice President (and Delegate to MSEA and NEA RA)

  • Benjamin Schmitt
  • Doug Lea
  • Jessica Nichols

You can read all of the biographies for these candidates (as well as candidates for BOTH MSEA October 2020 AND NEA RA 2020: and for MSEA RA 2020) here:

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