South Kitsap Education Association

Latest News

Multiple school districts reach bargaining agreements

Teachers ink agreements on salaries in most Kitsap, North Mason districts.

SKEA on Social Media

You can find our Facebook page here

Social media is a great way to discuss current issues facing teachers and students. Remember, however, that Facebook is a public forum, and your posts and comments can be seen by anyone. If you have something confidential or sensitive to discuss, please email John at

See you online! 

SKEA Executive Board

John Richardson, President

T. Michael Burch, Vice President

Jenni Duggan, Treasurer

Stacy Nadeau, Secretary

Sherry Keenan (Special Ed.)

Jim Fairweather (Uniserv Rep)

Sally Makfinsky (Elementary)

LaRae Madison (Secondary)

Heather Wilson (Support Staff)

SKEA Rep Council 2016-2017

Building Reps for the 2016-2017 School Year

Sherry Keenan (Burley-Glenwood)

Stacy Nadeau (Burley-Glenwood)

Amy Slater (Cedar Heights)

Lora-Jean Piper (Discovery)

Adessa Shields (East Port Orchard)

Kim Lefler (East Port Orchard)

Paige Puryear (East Port Orchard)

Richcia Lane (East Port Orchard)

Eric Delacorte (Explorer)

Sally Makfinsky (Hidden Creek)

Theresa Johnson (Hidden Creek)

Trish Taormina (Hidden Creek)

Kris Miller (John Sedgwick)

T. Michael Burch (John Sedgwick)

Ann Giantvalley (Manchester)

Sharon Vetter (Manchester)

Sabrina Westermann (Manchester)

Meg Bidwell-Klein (Mullenix Ridge)

Susie Dukart (Mullenix Ridge)

Karen Little (Marcus Whitman)

Kristen Crosten (Marcus Whitman)

Teresa Fay (Marcus Whitman)

Sarah Pollock (Marcus Whitman)

Craig Townsend (Marcus Whitman)

Abbi Deyoe (Orchard Heights)

Eryn Carpenter (Orchard Heights)

Jessica Ames (Orchard Heights)

Kelly Marsik (Orchard Heights)

Lori Gray (Orchard Heights)

Sherry Stevens Rushing (Orchard Heights)

Heather Wilson (Olalla)

Sarah Young (Olalla)

Alicia Bennett-Veitch  (OSE)

Cheryl Chase (South Colby)

Donna Hollon (South Colby)

Kim Thompson (Sidney Glen)

Anna Keene (South Kitsap)

April Emerson (South Kitsap)

Brendon Durham (South Kitsap)

Jenni Duggan (South Kitsap)

Jim Fairweather (South Kitsap)

LaRae Madison (South Kitsap)

Laura Lockhart (South Kitsap)

Kathy Hamill (South Kitsap)

Martha Hammann (South Kitsap)

Mary Hawksley (South Kitsap)

Mackenzie Kocher (Sunnyslope)

Becky Santos (Sunnyslope)


The Washington Education Association Political Action Committee (WEA-PAC) is dedicated to supporting pro-education legislators on both the state and the local level.

You can find out more information on WEA-PAC and find links to donate at their website

Most donations are made via payroll deduction. You can download the payroll deduction form here, or contact SKEA and we can help you get it set up. 

Memes Galore!


1. Choose one of the memes below and right click on it to save to your hard drive. (If you're using a phone or tablet, tapping and holding on the meme should give you the option to save it.)

2. Send it in an email to your legislators. Here is their contact information:

Jesse Young

Michelle Caldier

Jan Angel

Feel free to add a personal message! 

It's just that easy!

You are free to share any of these images to your Facebook timeline or other social media sites. If you do that, please remember to use the hashtag ‪#‎fundsk‬

If you want to make your own memes you can do it here:

Have fun!

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SKEA Exec Board and Rep Council Meetings 2018 - 2019

Exec Board (usually the 2nd Tuesday of each month)
Time: 4:15pm
Location: SKEA Office

September 11, 2018

October 9, 2018

November 13, 2018

December 11, 2018

January 8, 2019

February 12, 2019

March 12, 2019

April 9, 2019

May 14, 2019

June 11, 2019


Rep Council (usually the 3rd Tuesdays)
Time: 4:15 pm
Location: Marcus Whitman Library

September 18, 2018

October 16, 2018

November 20, 2018

December 18, 2018

January TBD

February 26, 2019 (this is the 4th Tuesday because Presidents' Day is 2/18-19)

March 19, 2019

April 16, 2019

May 21, 2018

June 18, 2019 (this is a "just in case" date. The last day of school is 5/14 - we don't usually have a rep council meeting in June.)




Rep Council Meeting 3/19/19

4:15 p.m. in the Marcus Whitman library. 


Exec Board Meeting 4/9/19

4:15 p.m. at SKEA