Idaho Education Association

President: Penni Cyr
Vice President: Rick Jones
NEA Director: Kari Overall
NEA Resolutions: William Lower
At-Large: Sonia Galaviz
At-Large: Debbie Flory


620 N. 6th St., P.O. Box 2638
Boise, ID 83701
Phone: (208) 344-1341
Toll-Free: 1 (800) 727-9922
Fax: (208) 336-6967
Regional Office Phone Number: (208) 888-1192
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 If you have questions, comments, or suggestions for the Idaho Education Association, we are here to help.For questions about IEA membership, call (800) 727-9922 or 344-1341 in the Treasure Valley or contact your regional office. (See directory below.) 

Headquarters Staff

Executive Director: Robin Nettinga
Associate Executive Director: Sue Scott
Manager of Administrative Services: Venice Baker
Legal Counsel: Paul Stark
Legal Counsel Assistant: Linda Hurless Rietze
Director of Business & Finance: Ami Reid
Senior Accountant: Sandra Tisdale
Director of Communications: Dave Harbison
Associate: Joyce Stringer
Business & Finance Associate: Tina Bishop
Director of Technology: Sean Rietze
Research & Bargaining Associate: Tina Bishop
Director of Public Policy: Bert Marley
Public Policy Associate: Hannah Hysell

Member Benefits Corporation
620 N. 6th St.
Boise, ID 83701
Director: Dick Chilcote
Associate: Jaime Russell

Board of Directors

Region 1: Brian Smith, Mary Lee Ruch
Region 2: Annette Haag
Region 3: Lori Steiniker, Stan Allsberry
Region 4: Jolene Dockstader, Karen Egersdorf
Region 5: Jim Robinson, Trent Merica
Region 6: Sue Kindred, Eva Ochoa
Region 7: Cindy Shaffeld, Frank Robinson, Layne McInelly
Region 8: Julia Withers, Josh Noteboom
Region 9: Sam Perez, Angie Hickman

Region Office Staff

Western Region Organizing Center
620 North Sixth Street
Boise, ID 83702-5542
208-343-6320 (office)
208-343-2566 (fax)
Kathy Yamamoto, Director
Harry McCarty, Director
Faith Risolo, Director
Linda McGuire, Associate

East Idaho Organizing Center
808 Eastland Dr, Suite A
Twin Falls, ID 83301
208-734-5015 (office)
208-734-5027 (fax)
Linda Jones, Director
Maggie Calica, Director
John Whetzel, Director
Debbie White, Associate

Northern Organizing Center  
1621 N 3rd St., Ste 100
Coeur d’Alene , ID 83814
208-667-1502 (office)
208-667-1914 (fax)
LeeAnn Turano, Director
Jason McKinley, Director
Katye Harris, Associate