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National Council for Education Support Professionals

National Council for Education Support Professionals

The National Council for Education Support Professionals (NCESP) works within NEA to represent the specific interests of education support professionals. Any active NEA ESP member is eligible for NCESP membership.

NCESP Executive Committee

Laura Montgomery (Term Ending 2016)
NCESP President
Little Rock, AR

Debby Chandler (Term Ending 2017)
NCESP Vice President
Spokane, Washington

Lois Yukna (Term Ending 2016)
NCESP Secretary
Metuchen, NJ

Donna Johnson (Term Ending 2017)
NCESP Treasurer
South Hadley, MA

George Jackson
(Term Ending 2016)
NCESP Midwest Regional Director
River Rouge, MI

NCESP Mid-Atlantic Regional Director

Bob McCarty (Term Ending 2017)
NCESP Western Regional Director
Torrington, WY

Lorie Miner (Term Ending 2017)
NCESP Pacific Regional Director
Wasilla, AK

Chuck Thompson (Term Ending 2016)
NCESP Northeast Regional Director
Philadelphia, PA

Vickie Jacquet (Term Ending 2017)
NCESP Southeast Regional Director
Duson, LA


NCESP will be holding its next General Membership Meeting during the 2015 NEA ESP Conference in New Orleans, LA (tentative meeting location has yet been determined).We invite you to join us to hear the lastest news from NEA staff on ESP advocacy, updates on NCESP advocacy work and much more. 

NCESP General Membership Meeting
Hilton New Orleans Riverside
Friday, March 6, 2015
1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Room: To Be Determined


In accordance with Article IX, Section 2 of the NCESP Constitution and Bylaws, all Constitution and Bylaw changes must be submitted to the President of NCESP by May 1. Any Constitution and Bylaw Amendment Forms received by the NCESP President after May 1 are counted as invalid.

NCESP elections were held at the 2014 NEA Representative Assembly in Denver, CO during the NCESP General Membership meeting. Currently the position as Mid-Atlantic Regional Director is the only NCESP Officer seat vacant. Information on the election process for this vacant seat will be made available at the March 6, 2015 General Membership meeting.

Additional Resources

Officer Declaration of Candidacy and Biographical form


  • anc_dyn_linksNCESP Network
  • anc_dyn_linksNCESP Individual / Associate Membership Form
  • anc_dyn_linksNCESP Organization Membership Form
  • anc_dyn_linksNCESP State Affiliate Sponsorship Membership Form
  • anc_dyn_linksNCESP Constitution and Bylaws
  • anc_dyn_linksNCESP Candidate Nomination Form
  • anc_dyn_linksNCESP NEA Representative Assembly Announcements

ESPQ Director, Roxanne Dove, Blog Topics

National Farm to School Network, ESP Blog

ESP News:

2015 NEA ESP Conference

2015 ESP of the Year Applications

ESP Career Resource Center

2014 ESP Conference Highlights

Free USDA Health & Safety Publications


  • anc_dyn_linksNEA ESP Leaders for Tomorrow Overview and Guidelines
  • anc_dyn_linksNational Council for Education Support Professionals
  • anc_dyn_linksKey facts about NEA's ESP members
  • anc_dyn_linksESP Jobs
  • anc_dyn_linksESPs: Why Join NEA?
  • anc_dyn_linksThe ESP Quality Department
  • anc_dyn_linksESP Members of the NEA Board
  • anc_dyn_linksThe ESP E-mail List