2017 OEA Representative Assembly
OEA's Representative Assembly is the largest deliberative body of union members in Oregon, averaging more than 600 member-delegates each year. Interested in becoming a delegate for the 2017 RA?
April 21-22, 2017
Red Lion Hotel on the River, Jantzen Beach
909 N. Hayden Island Drive
Portland, OR 97217
Nomination Packets for 2017 Election
Nomination packets are now available for download for the election of OEA President, OEA Vice President, Region III Vice President and NEA Director,
For OEA President, OEA Vice President, Region III Vice President and NEA Director
DEADLINE: Received or postmarked by February 21, 2017
Download Nomination Packets for
2017 Delegate Materials will be posted as soon as available on the Delegate Materials page (requires member log-in to access) and will include all of the documents you'll need to make informed decisions at this year's Representative Assembly, including proposed OEA Budget documents and the OEA-RA Handbook.
2017 PRAM (Pre-RA Meeting) Schedule
Stay tuned for information on 2017's PRAM schedule.
Please be sure to attend a PRAM! If you are not attending the PRAM presented by your UniServ Council, please remember to notify your Local President. If you have questions, please contact your Board Director. Download the schedule here.
RA delegates can look forward to silent auctions and raffles supporting our OEA Foundation. Plan to visit the Foundation tables in the lobby to check out the prizes! The Awards Banquet will feature both a live and silent auction. If you have an item you wish to donate as an auction or raffle prize for the Foundation, please contact John Larson, OEA Vice President, with all Foundation-related questions at firstname.lastname@example.org, or 503-495-2124 or 541-571-5000.
Hotel registration available online for the Red Lion Hotel on the River, Jantzen Beach. Cost: Guest room rate: $129.00 for single/double plus 15.3% tax / Total $148.74 per night.
Registration Deadline: March 30, 2017
Address: 909 N Hayden Island Drive, Portland, Oregon 97217
A. Lodging expense for all delegates utilizing hotel accommodations shall be reimbursed at one-half the double occupancy rate plus tax, not to exceed $74.50 per night, (one half the rate of approved RA accommodations plus tax). Reimbursement requires you stay at the Red Lion Jantzen Beach Portland. (Failure to use the minimum number of rooms reserved results in expensive charges for our meeting rooms.)
B. Delegates who reside within 50 miles of the RA site will not be reimbursed for lodging expenses.
C. Delegates who reside 50 miles or further away from the RA site may be reimbursed for up to two nights' lodging. Delegates who live between 50 and 100 miles from the RA site must attend the Banquet to be reimbursed for the second night's lodging.
D. Delegates who live more than 100 miles from the RA site will be reimbursed for both night's lodging.
OEA RA Awards Banquet Registration -
RA Awards Banquet registration will be posted as soon as available.