OEA Endorses McGreevy and Stein for Re-Election to STRS Board
The Ohio Education Association has endorsed Jim McGreevy and Bob Stein for re-election to the STRS Board for the seats representing retired teachers. The election for these Board seats will begin in April. Additionally, OEA endorsed Carol Correthers for re-election to the Board representing active teachers. Because she was unopposed, no election will be held for the active teacher seat this year. The election for these Board seats will begin in April.
Jim McGreevy is a retired teacher from Zanesville. He was elected to the STRS Board in 2009 and served as Chair of the Board in 2011-12. Jim is a former member of the OEA Board of Directors. During his tenure on the STRS Board, he has provided thoughtful, prudent leadership.
Bob Stein is a retired teacher from Strongsville. He was elected to the STRS Board in 2009. In addition to 27 years of teaching, Stein has a broad investment and business experience. More information is available at www.bobstein.us
OEA’s endorsed candidates are committed to providing:
- Secure and lasting pension benefits
- Access to quality health care
- Prudent and experienced leadership
Current STRS benefit recipients (retirees) should look for their ballot in early April. Votes must be cast by May 6, 2013. There are four candidates for the two seats on the STRS Board. OEA urges retired teachers to vote for Jim McGreevy and Bob Stein.