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OEA Central Office & Centers

6900 SW Atlanta Street
Portland, OR 97223

Toll-free: 1-800-858-5505
Fax: 503-684-8063


Hanna Vaandering, President
Tony Crawford, Vice President
Annie Duncan, Administrative Assistant to the President & Vice President

Richard Sanders, Executive Director
Joanne Steinhart, Coordinator of Administrative Services and Support
Erika Marion, Legal/Administrative Assistant to Executive Director

OEA Centers & Staff Members

Email any member of the OEA staff by using the format: firstname.lastname@oregoned.org.

Center for Great Public Schools

  • Lindsey Capps, Assistant Executive Director
  • Teresa Ferrer, Consultant
  • Erin Whitlock, Consultant
  • Rebecca Konefal, Educator Leadership Organizer (field)
  • Colleen Mileham, School & System Transformation Strategist
  • Penny Hildreth, Assistant
  • Sharon Carter, Assistant

Center for Public Affairs

  • BethAnne Darby, Assistant Executive Director
  • Vacant, Government Relations Consultant
  • Trent Lutz, Government Relations Consultant
  • Laurie Wimmer, Government Relations Consultant
  • Ken Volante, Statewide Political Organizer (field)
  • Jackie Judge, Assistant
  • Tonia Davis, Assistant
  • Becca Uherbelau, PR / Media Consultant
  • Meg Krugel, Today's OEA Editor & Communications Consultant
  • Janine Leggett, Communications Specialist

Center for Business & Finance

  • Bob Sande, Assistant Executive Director
  • Kathleen Falk, Accounting Specialist
  • Becky Nelson, Membership Specialist
  • Sheila Mangan, Membership Specialist
  • Mel Harmon, Membership Specialist
  • Suzie Lyda, Membership Specialist
  • Ed Zilavy, Lead Information Technologist
  • Justin Onnen, Technology Services Specialist
  • Karen Forman, Director of Accounting and Administration
  • Lina Goddard, Accounting Specialist
  • Carla Nordsten, Copy Center Specialist
  • Kristine Seals, Office and Administrative Secretary

Center for Legal Services

  • Mark Toledo, General Counsel
  • Erika Marion, Legal Assistant

Center for Advocacy & Affiliate Services

  • Angela DiLeo, Associate Executive Director
  • Suzie Lyda, Administrative Assistant
  • Robert Young, Bargaining Coordinator
  • Vacant, Organizing Coordinator (field)
  • Laurie Mell, Bargaining Coordinator Assistant

OEA Administration

  • Annie Duncan, Administrative Assistant to the President, Vice President and Executive Director

OEA Union School

  • Helen Lee, Director
  • Jim Grogan, Education and Training Coordinator
  • Kaye Grensky, Assistant

OEA Statewide UniServ Offices & Staff

Full listing of OEA's statewide offices available here. Not sure who to contact? Use the UniServ office look-up tool.