Missouri NEA Retired


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Why Join MNEA-Retired?


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Call 1-800-392-0236
  Retiring in the next few years? 
MNEA members who are still working can "pre-pay" and lock in their life membership by joining today as a "pre-retired" member. Contact MNEA-Retired to find out how >>.

Contact MNEA-R

Staff Liason
Phone (816) 548-4357

Staff Secretary             Tracy.Flaherty@mnea.org
Phone (314) 584-1305

 MNEA-R President

 Carol Weatherford


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    Attend the MNEA-Retired Annual Meeting and Luncheon

    Friday, April 26, 2019
    Tan Tar A Resort, Osage Beach

    Register for the Annual Meeting and purchase tickets for the luncheon online with a credit card or a check made payable to MNEA-Retired. Online registrations will be accepted through April 8. The cost is $25 per luncheon ticket. 


    9:30 a.m. - Registration opens
    PAC Auction: Bring new items to donate and cash for the drawings!

    10:00 a.m. - Annual business meeting and election of officers/delegates

    12:00 p.m. - Luncheon

    2:00 p.m. - Annual business meeting and election of officers/delegates (reconvenes)

    Stop by the Presdient's reception after the meeting.

    Questions about the MNEA-Retired Annual Meeting and Luncheon should be directed to Tracy Flaherty (tracy.flaherty@mnea.org) at (314) 584-1305.

    Register online now >>

    Print and mail form with payment >>

    MNEA-Retired Awards—Nomination deadline Feb. 28

    Do you know an MNEA-Retired member who deserves recognition? Nominate him or her for an award. Complete one of the nomination forms below and submit by the Feb. 28, 2019 deadline. Questions should be directed to Tracy Flaherty (tracy.flaherty@mnea.org, (314) 584-1305).

    Run for MNEA-Retired office or delegate

    MNEA-R is now accepting declaration of candidacy for the following positions. The election will take place at the MNEA-Retired Annual Meeting April 26, 2019. 

    • President
    • Vice President
    • Executive Council Member-at-Large
    • Budget
    • Delegate to the NEA-R and NEA Representative Assemblies in Houston (Summer 2019)
    • Delegate to the fall 2019, 2020 and spring 2020, 2021 MNEA Representative Assemblies

    Complete the online declaration of candidacy form by April 12, 2019.

    Declare your candidacy now using on the online form >>

    Mail-in paper form >>

    Join the organization working for you

    Missouri NEA is the leading advocate for retired education employees in Missouri. We are working with PSRS, the Missouri General Assembly and Congress for you. The collective lobbying strength of the 35,000-member MNEA and the 3.2 million-member NEA is committed to:

    • leading the effort to repeal the Windfall Elimination Provision (WEP) and the Government Pension Offset (GPO). More information about this effort can be found at  http://www.nea.org/home/16491.htm
    • improving retirement benefits for all education employees
    • opposing mandatory social security for public employees
    • increasing retirement benefit to 80 percent of salary
    • removing the cap on lifetime COLA
    • providing a fair share of Missouri Public School Retirement System investment profits to current retirees based on years of service, contributions paid and length of retirement security

    You can join MNEA/NEA-Retired on either an annual or lifetime basis. If you would like to join MNEA/NEA-Retired, you have the following options:

    1. Print the form and send with payment to - Missouri NEA, 1810 E Elm Street, Jefferson City, MO 65101.
      • Membership Form (annual dues $75, lifetime-retired dues $450 with the option of one-time, 10 or 20 payments)    

    Subscribe to FOCUS to ensure you receive MNEA-R news 

    Like it or not, we live in changing times. The expense of printing and mailing our association newsletter has become prohibitive. Most of our current members prefer the electronic, full-color edition of "Focus." MNEA must have your current email address is order for you to receive the electronic version, as well as to be included in our MNEA-Retired listserv. You must do one of the following to opt-in to receive your copy of the MNEA-Retired newsletter. 

    1. Contact Tracy Flaherty (tracy.flaherty@mnea.org) with your current email address to receive the FOCUS newsletter electronically.
    2. If you are already receiving the FOCUS electronically, do nothing. If you ever change your email address, contact MNEA with change of address to keep receiving your newsletter. 

    Order your free 2018-2019 pocket calendar or planner 

    You may be retired from your career in education, but we know that many of you are still living the good fight for public schools. An MNEA calendar will help you stay in the know with important dates and deadlines. If you would like to receive a 2018-2019 MNEA calendar, order yours today. You can choose to receive an MNEA pocket calendar or planner. Both are free and contain important MNEA dates, such as trainings, Legislative Forums and Capitol Action Days. 

    Order your calendar today (online) >>

    Print and mail in your calendar request >>

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