The STA’s Executive Committee is made up of 20 teachers. There are 13 members who volunteer many hours in their roles as Local Representatives to the BCTF (6), Members-At-Large (5), Secretary-Treasurer (1), and the TTOC Representative (1).

Additionally, there are 8 Full-Time Table Officers, who work tirelessly to support the 5800+ members in Surrey. They are there to answer any questions you may have, and provide support you may need. Officers are members who have been elected to serve full-time in the union office.

President Matt Westphal STA pres@surreyteachers.org
First Vice President Julia MacRae STA 1vp@surreyteachers.org
Second Vice President Jatinder Bir STA 2vp@surreyteachers.org
Grievance Officer Joanna Cerazy STA grieve1@surreyteachers.org
Grievance Officer Mark Keelan STA grieve2@surreyteachers.org
Health & Safety Officer Dana Neidig STA hs@surreyteachers.org
Professional Development Officer Erin Coleman STA pd@surreyteachers.org
Professional Support Services Officer Christie Weigel STA services@surreyteachers.org
Secretary-Treasurer Gavin Slade-Kerr Fraser Wood Elementary
Local Representative to the BCTF Kevin Amboe David Brankin Elementary
Local Representative to the BCTF Isaac Louie Hall’s Prairie Elementary
Local Representative to the BCTF Angela Marcakis Creekside Elementary
Local Representative to the BCTF Lizanne Foster Queen Elizabeth Secondary
Local Representative to the BCTF Pauline Veto Queen Elizabeth Secondary
Local Representative to the BCTF (Ad Ed) Rick Kumar Salish Secondary
TTOC and Early Career Rep Amrit Sanghe Holly Elementary ttocrep@surreyteachers.org
Member-at-Large (Aboriginal) Jacquie King Lena Shaw Elementary
Member-at-Large (Member of Colour) Jas Sidhu Creekside Elementary
Member-at-Large Anne McNamee Fraser Wood Elementary
Member-at-Large Kelli O’Malley Johnston Heights Secondary
Member-at-Large Violette Baillargeon Spare Board & TOCs