BTA Committees

Negotiations Committee:
  • Is your Executive Board until official negotiations as per your CBA
Political Action/Public Relations:
  • Kerrin Brennan
  • Alex Marange
  • Lauren Shanks
  • Heather Hosek
  • Danielle Vedder


  • TBD
Shared Decision Committee Members:
  • Policy - Barbara Kruchner (ES), Lisa Necroto (GS), Michele Scharf (HS)
  • Technology - Judy Ashby (ES), Patricia Stork (GS), Eric Reisert (HS)
  • Curriculum - Yani Rodriguez (ES), Dierdre McIntee (GS), Kristen Dixon (HS), John Michele (HS)
  • Building & Grounds - Cheryl Schweider (HS)
Sick Bank Committee: Will review all requests for sick leave time under the provisions set forth under Article VIII section 8. Sick Leave in the teachers' contract.
  • Steve Vaccaro
  • Lisa Lang
  • Jennifer Brooks
  • Melissa Anderson
  • Joanne Fasano
Scholastic Awards Committee:
  • Anne May (Co-Chair)
  • Linda Fama (Co-Chair)
  • Tracy Lesnick
  • Laura Jayne
  • Christian Murphy
  • Marie Poelker
  • John Michele
  • James Schappert
  • Elizabeth Barry
  • Barbara O'Halloran
  • Lauren Shanks
  • Patricia Stork 

New/Untenured Teacher Coordinator:

  • Patricia Stork
Babylon Teachers’ Association Representative Assembly Delegates and Alternates:
Members make their voice heard by electing local delegates who represent them at NYSUT’s annual convention, the Representative Assembly. The RA is the union’s highest policy-making body, except for a membership referendum. All NYSUT members are welcome to attend the annual Representative Assembly, but only duly elected and reported delegates may debate and vote on proposed amendments to the Constitution and Bylaws, proposed resolutions and other business that might be brought before the Representative Assembly according to NYSUT Constitution and Bylaws provisions or policy.
BTA President/First Delegate: Rob Richardelli
Second Delegate: Steve Vaccaro
Alternates:  BTA Officers as Per your BTA Constitution