Important Information About IEA Elections for Statewide Office
Nominations for IEA Board Regional Representative seats for the following regions are expiring, with nominations being accepted through February 12, 2021—Aspiring Educator (student), Region 2, Region 4, Region 6, Region 7, Region 9. Nominations to fill the vacancy for the Region 3 seat will also be accepted through February 12, 2021. Candidates elected for Regional Representative and At-large positions will also serve as delegates to the IEA Delegate Assemblies from 2022-2024.
All nominations must be made on the official nomination form for IEA office, which is available online at idahoea.org/ieaelections. Completed forms must be received by February 12, 2021. As provided for in the IEA constitution and bylaws, any active member in good standing is eligible to run for office for the positions noted above, with the exception of the Retired Board position.
The elections for Idaho Education Association offices of IEA Board Regional Representative for Regions 2, 3, 4, 6, 7, 9, and the Aspiring Educator position will run from April 30, 2021 through May 14, 2021. Electronic ballots will be mailed to members’ home email address on April 30, 2021. Balloting closes at 5:00 PM MST, May 14, 2021.
Any active member in good standing will be eligible to vote for the Board Representatives for their region. All active student members in good standing will be eligible to vote for the Aspiring Educators (student) position.