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  • Founded in 1869.
  • Almost 29,000 members – 184 local associations including public schools, county boards of developmental disabilities, educational service centers, career centers, colleges, and universities.
  • Comprising the eleven counties in northeastern Ohio, NEOEA’s territory is similar in size to the state of Connecticut.
  • Committee structure – 11, with an addition of three organizing committees.
  • Host and organize various professional development activities.
  • NEOEA Day is an annual event every fall.
  • Sponsor Negotiations Conference, Megaconference, and Summer Leadership Conference.
  • Support OEA Member Lobby Days, host Legislative Receptions, and sponsor a Leadership Summit.
  • Provide grants, awards, and scholarships to members and locals.
  • Coordinate member discount programs.


President Rob McFee
President-elect Melanie Hameed
Past President Lillian Tolbert
Recording Secretary Suzie Neff


Executive Director Mary Alice Conkey
Executive Assistant Linda Grunden