From Ponaganset to Portsmouth, and Chariho to Cumberland

NEARI members can be found in towns and cities across the state. This is a list of local associations and their presidents.


NEA Barrington

Mary Roberts
Barrington Middle School
Email Mary


Barrington EST (BEST)

Dennis Perry
Barrington High School
Email Dennis


Bristol/Warren Education Association

Michelle DaSilva, Co-President
Sarah Stringer, Co-President
Email Michelle   Email Sarah


Burrillville Education Association

Nick Servidio
Burrillville High School
Email Nick

Community College of RI

CCRI Faculty Association

Tara Swift
Email Tara


CCRI Part-Time Faculty Association

Zdenko "Z" Juskuv
Email Z

CCRI/NEARI ESPA Clerical Technical Staff

Michael McNally
Knight Campus
Email Michael


CCRI  Professional Staff Association

Jude Tomasino
Email Jude


NEA Chariho

Vin Levcowich
Chariho High School
Email Vin


Chariho Education Support Professionals

Tom Pirnie
Chariho High School

Email Tom


Cumberland Teachers Association

Kerry Carlson
Cumberland High School
Email Kerry


Cumberland ISE Support Staff

Paul Roy
Email Paul

Davies Career & Tech High School

Davies Faculty Association

Scott Conley
Email Scott


Davies Teachers Assistants

Virginia DiMattia
Email Virginia

RI Department of Health

DOH Professional Staff Association

Peter DiPippo
Email Peter

Driver Education

Driver Education

Richard Sullivan
Email Richard

East Greenwich

East Greenwich Education Association

Donna Hayes, Co-President
Frenchtown School

 Email Donna


East Greenwich Education Support Professionals

JoAnn Capaldi
Cole Middle School

Email JoAnn


East Greenwich Custodial/Maintenance

James Byrne
East Greenwich High School

Email James


East Greenwich Municipal Employees

Lea Hitchen

Email Lea

East Providence

East Providence Education Association

Nicholas Shattuck
EP High School
Email Nick


East Providence Teacher Assistants

Lisa Logan, Co-President
Cori Durfee, Co-President
Email Lisa Email Cori


East Providence Secretaries Association

Susan Allienello
Whiteknact School
Email Sue

Exeter/West Greenwich

Exeter/West Greenwich Teachers Association

Barbara Wilmot
Junior High School
Email Barbara


Foster ACT

Doris Reilly 
Fogarty Elementary School
Email Doris


Foster Teachers Association

Cheryl Depetrillo
Captain Isaac Paine School
 Email Cheryl


Glocester Teachers Association

Erin McPhee, Co-President
Sally Ryan, Co-President

Email Erin  Email Sally


Glocester ACT

Doris Reilly
Fogarty Elementary School

Email Doris


Jamestown Teachers Association

Phil Capaldi, Co-President
Julie Geary, Co-President
Melrose School

Email Phil  Email Julie

Jamestown Education Support Professionals Association

Lisa Tuttle, Co-President
Christopher Kosgarten, Co-President

Email Lisa  Email Christopher


Little Compton

Little Compton Teachers Association

Michael DeLeo
Wilbur McMahon School
Email Michael


Little Compton Education Support Professionals

Beth Turcotte
Wilbur McMahon School
Email Beth


Little Compton Municipal Employees

Sean Martin
LC Police Department
Email Sean


NEA Middletown

Lisa Wood
Gaudet School
Email Lisa


Middletown AASP

Antonio Raposa
Middletown High School
Email Antonio


Middletown Employees Association

Pam Gould
Town Hall
Email Pam


Middletown Public Library

Candise Prewitt, Co-President
Susan Connor, Co-President
Public Library
Email Candise   Email Susan


NEA Narragansett

Chris Herz
Pier School

Email Chris


Narragansett ACTP

Tracey Duffin
Narragansett Elementary School

Email Tracey


Teachers Association of Newport

David Koutsogiane

Email Dave


Newport Municipal Employees

Sandy Henderson
City Hall

Email Sandy

New Shoreham

New Shoreham Teachers Association

Matthew Moran, Co-President
Jessica Wood, Co-President

Email Matthew  Email Jessica

North Kingstown

NEA North Kingstown

Sue Warburton
Davisville Middle School
Email Sue

North Kingstown Education Support Professionals

Tina Bilodeau
Hamilton Elementary School

Email Tina


North Kingstown Custodians

Sandra Tyler

Email Sandra

North Smithfield

North Smithfield Teachers Association

Amy Wright
Halliwell School

Email Amy


North Smithfield Education Support Professionals

David Lowe
Monika Nixon

Email David  Email Monika


NEA Ponaganset

Mary Keable
Ponaganset High School

Email Mary


Ponaganset Education Support Professionals

Marjorie DelBonis
Ponaganset High School

Email Marjorie


NEA Portsmouth

Joseph Cassady
Keri Jardine
Portsmouth High School

Email Joe  Email Keri


Portsmouth Municipal Employees

Tracy LePage
Portsmouth Police Department

Email Tracy



Mercedes Clifford

RI School for the Deaf

RI School for the Deaf Teachers Association

Joseph Batiano

Email Joe


RI School for the Deaf Teachers Assistants

Jodi Dunn

Email Jodi

RI School of Design

RISD Faculty Association

Jonathan Highfield, Ph.D.

Email Jonathan


RISD Part-Time Faculty Association

Richard Gann
Email Richard


RISD Facilities Trades

Ron Moniz

Email Ron


RISD Technical Association

Dylan Costa

Email Dylan


RISD Academic Support


Roger Williams University

RWU Faculty Association

June Speakman

Email June



Joseph Folcarelli

Email Joseph


Lori Medeiros

Email Lori


Scituate Teachers Association

Maureen Kennedy
Scituate Middle School

Email Maureen


Scituate Education Support Professionals

Joshua Homerston
Scituate Jr-Sr High School

Email Joshua

Scituate Paraprofessionals

Jamie Grissom

Email Jamie


NEA Smithfield

Kathy Connell
Smithfield High School

Email Kathy


Smithfield ATACE

Debra Calderon
McCabe Elementary

Email Deb

South Kingstown

NEA South Kingstown

Brian Nelson
Curtis Corner Middle School 

Email Brian


South Kingstown Education Support Professionals

Jacqueline Mattera
Matunuck Elementary School
Melissa Taylor
Curtis Corner Elementary School

Email Jacqueline  Email Melissa


South Kingstown Municipal Employees

Jim Magill

Email Jim


NEA Tiverton

Amy Mullen
Pocassett Elementary School

Email Amy

University of RI


Debra Coty
Email Deb

URI Professional Staff Association

Kenneth Burke
Office of Capital Projects

Email Kenny

URI Physicians

Dr. Carla Vaccaro

Email Carla



URI Graduate Assistants United

Timo Kuester
Annie Haynes

Email Timo


Westerly Teachers Association

Colleen Saila
Westerly High School
Email Colleen   


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