Hosting an NEOEA Day Program


As an NEOEA member, we welcome your participation in offering programs of interest related to your area of expertise to members in and around your local. Please submit your proposal by Friday, April 9.

NEOEA Governance

Governing Documents


President: Rob McFee (Willoughby-Eastlake TA)
President-elect: Melanie Hameed (Warren EA)
Past President: Lillian Tolbert (East Cleveland EA)
Recording Secretary: Suzie Neff (Columbia Local EA)

NEOEA Unit Representatives and Representatives-at-Large

Unit 1:  Andrew Smith (Sheffield-Sheffield Lake TA)
Unit 2:  Sue Messinger (Parma EA)
Unit 3:  Jonetta Reed (Euclid TA)
Unit 4:  Stephani Itibrout (Medina City TA)
Unit 5:  Barbara Martini (Champion EA)
Unit 6:  Tammy Segulin (Chardon EA)
Unit 7:  Mike Farren (Barberton EA)
Unit 8:  Angela Savinda (Southeast Local District TA)
Unit 9:  Beth DeRodes (Black River Support Staff)
Unit 10:  Kathy Abrahamson (Newton Falls ACE)
Education Support Professionals Representative-at-large:  Barb Armour (Brunswick ESP Assn.)
Higher Education Representative-at-large:  vacancy
Minority Representative-at-large:  Karen Carpenter (East Cleveland EA)
Retired Representative-at-large:  Donna Smoot-Walters (Barberton EA-retired)

OEA/NEOEA Unit Representatives and Representatives-at-Large

Unit 1:  Julie Garcia (Lorain EA)
Unit 2:  Amy Butcher (Westlake TA)
Unit 3:  Marchell Josie (East Cleveland EA)
Unit 4:  Teri Mackey (Wadsworth EA)
Unit 5:  Meaghan Coe (Warren EA)
Unit 6:  Sharron Callahan (Cardinal EA)
Unit 7:  Deb Lipnos (Twinsburg EA)
Unit 8:  Jason Scherer (Field Local TA)
Unit 9:  Jen Hein (Brunswick ESP Assn.)
Unit 10:  Tammy LaPlante (Ashtabula ACSE)
NEA Directors from northeastern Ohio:
Andrea Beeman (ESP at-large) (Maple Organization Support Team)
Larry Ellis (Youngstown EA)
Kim Richards (#3) (Cardinal EA)
HaSheen Wilson (ESP at-large) (YSU-ACE)
OEA Higher Education Representative-at-large:  Dr. Samuel Adu-Poku (YSU-OEA)
OEA officer from northeastern Ohio:  Jeff Wensing (OEA Vice-President)

To contact the officers or representatives, send an email to or call the NEOEA office at 216.518.0200.


Our next NEOEA Day is Friday, October 8, 2021!

NEOEA Day represents your dues dollars at work. Attending NEOEA Day programs, most of which provide growth opportunities at lower-than-usual prices, is an excellent way to get some of your NEOEA dues dollars back! For more information, click the link below.

NEOEA Day Page