Teacher Welfare Committee
(formerly Economic Policy)
Professional Development Chair
Social Committee Chair / Sunshine
Representative Bargaining Agent (RBA)
Diversity, Equity and Human Rights
Barnett House is located at 11010 142 Street NW, Edmonton AB and can be reached at 1-800-232-7208 toll free in Alberta.
Barnett House is the home of our Alberta Teacher Association located in Edmonton Alberta. The Provincial Executive Council (PEC) and 150 staff members, including Teacher Welfare, and Members’ Services, work out of this building. So if you need to contact “Barnett House”, you’re contacting those individuals that work on your behalf. For more information visit the ATA Website at www.teachers.ab.ca
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Annual Representative Assembly (ARA)
The ARA is the Association's parliament and is made up of delegates from locals and members of the Provincial Executive Council. ARA establishes policy, approves the Association's budget and sets fees for the various categories of membership. The ARA meets once a year on the May long weekend for the annual meeting.
Provincial Executive Council (PEC)
PEC is made up of 15 district representatives and five table officers who meet at least eight times a year between annual meetings to conduct the business of the Association.
The district representatives are elected for two-year terms by members in their geographic district (11 districts).
Don Brookwell represents our geographical area, Central South, which includes Red Deer Public, Red Deer Catholic, Chinook's Edge, Wolf Creek and Clearview.
The president and vice-presidents are elected for two-year terms by vote of the members on a provincial basis.
Jason C Schilling President
Jenny L Regal Vice-President
Darren Bower Vice-President
Greg A. Jeffery Past President
Dennis E Theobald Executive Secretary
Teachers should call Member Services (1-800-232-7208)
employer / emploment action
interpersonal conflicts colleagues or administrators
professional competence concerns
other professional matters
The function of the Teacher Welfare program of the ATA is to help teachers attain the best possible economic and working conditions.
Teachers should call Teacher Welfare of the ATA
(1-800-232-7208) with regards to:
Employment Insurance Plans