2016 Annual Delegate Council
Saturday, October 22
Crowne Plaza Albuquerque

Online Registration instructions – Registration Deadline is October 7, 2016:

Go to: 2016 Annual Delegate Council
Follow instructions on Postcard
Email confirmation of registration will be sent

To obtain a paper registration form, contact Elizabeth Martinez, emartinez@neanm.org

Delegate Council Location:
Crowne Plaza Albuquerque
1901 University Boulevard, NE

Please make your reservations in advance. Hotel Reservations Cut-off Date is Friday, October 7, 2016

The negotiated rate is $104 single or double, plus tax. This includes:
• Complimentary internet access in guest rooms and meeting space.
• Complimentary breakfast coupon for up to 2 guests per room.
• One (1) Drink ticket.

Crown Plaza Albuquerque Reservations:
Or Call Reservations at 1 (866) 384-4934 and identify yourself as NEA-NM.

Schedule:

Friday, October 21, 2016
        5:30 PM - 7:30 PM Hall of Fame Reception--"A Lifetime of Inspiration"

Saturday, October 22, 2016
7:30 AM - 9:00 AM Delegate Onsite Registration - Please bring your Delegate Credentials Form and
 Delegate Council Book
7:30 AM - 8:00 AM Open Hearings--Constitution and Bylaws
8:00 AM - 8:30 AM Open Hearings--Resolutions
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Delegate Council

We look forward to seeing you all there!


What Is Delegate Council?


Our Delegate Council meeting is the governing body of NEA-New Mexico. Members of the Delegate Council are to be elected in accordance with the one-person-one-vote principle and are elected by secret ballot from each local at the ratio of 1:25 Active members. Certification forms are filled out online by the local president. Certification forms in paper format are available for local presidents approximately two months prior to council. To request a paper certification form contact Elizabeth Martinez at (505) 982-1916.

Elizabeth Martinez, Executive Program Assistant
NEA-New Mexico
2007 Botulph Road
Santa Fe, NM 87505

The Delegate Council establishes Association policies and objectives The Council meets annually. Delegates at the Council act on several items, including approval of any changes to the Resolutions of NEA-NM, approval of our legislative goals and platform for the coming year, recognition of the recipients of NEA-NM awards, elects At-Large NEA-NM ESP Board Members, and any other items on the Council agenda or new business items brought up by the delegates. Additionally, the council meeting allows time for the delegates to network and share their successes with the whole state. 

The Constitution and Bylaws of NEA-New Mexico specify the role of the delegate councils and election of delegates.

The Constitution of The National Education Association of New Mexico

NEA-New Mexico Resolutions