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Committee Membership for the 2016­-2017 School Year

We all need to pull together to win! Join a CTU Committee.

To apply to a committee, click here to download the form and mail it to:

c/o Karen GJ Lewis, NBCT, President
Chicago Teachers Union
222 Merchandise Mart Plaza, Suite 400
Chicago, Illinois 60654-1016


Bold = Standing Committees Plain Text = Ad Hoc or Sub Committees
Charter Outreach Leah Raffanti  
CW Special Ed Itinerant Teachers Maria Moreno Christa Lohman
Clinicians John Kugler Melissa Holmes
Counselors Jesse Sharkey Kristi Brooks and Allison Manasse
Displaced and Substitute Teachers Georgia Waller Burma Green
EducationWalter TaylorMichelle Gunderson
Bilingual Education Sara Echevarria Carlos Carrillo
Early Childhood Lynn Cherkasky-Davis Michelle Gunderson
Elementary Steering Therese Insalaco-Decicco  
High School Steering Jen Johnson R. Curt Maslanka
Special Education Lisa Pattera-McGrane Natasha Carlsen and Katherine Osgood
Human Rights (GLBT Rights)Michael BrunsonCharlotte Sanders
LegislativeStacy Davis-GatesBenjamin Coyle
Librarians Carol Caref Sara Sayigh and Nora Wiltse
MembershipMaria MorenoWendy Boatman
PAVEJohn KuglerEvan Maniates
Pension-InsuranceAnnette RizzoJack Silver
Physical Education Michael Brunson Paula Madden
PoliciesJesse SharkeyJesse Sharkey
Political ActionStacy Davis GatesGloria Higgins
Professional ProblemsJackson PotterPamela C. Touras-Andrikopoulos and Victor Ochoa
PSRPs Christel Williams Lashawn Wallace
Public Relations & CommunicationsNathan GoldbaumAndrew Heiserman
Retired Teachers Christel Williams Mary Sharon Reilly and Patricia Knazze
Rules-ElectionsMaria MorenoEllen S. Damlich
Scholarship Walter Taylor Francine Greenberg-Reizen
School Finance and TaxationKurt Hilgendorf 
School Safety and Security Michael Brunson Frank Menzies
SocialRonnie Reese Lashawn Wallace
Student Special Assistance Fund Anita Burks Bonnie Johnson
Testing Norine Gutekanst Craig Cleve and Gabriel Sheridan
Women's RightsDebby PopeJacquelyn Ward
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