Welcome to the Vernon Teachers' Association!

We support and represent our members in Vernon, Lumby and Cherryville (within School District #22).

Our commitment to our members is to advocate for a safe space where members are valued, respected, and feel a sense of belonging in order to meet their emotional, mental, spiritual and physical needs.

We value our members' voices and energy. We support members with resources to engage and elevate the profession.

We believe that with ample support and space members will courageously and confidently embrace their creativity and passion. This will result in members flourishing in their profession while experiencing peace of mind and joy.

Meet Our Executive & Staff Members

Our members are always helping you to succeed

Cori Huizer

Cori Huizer

President
VTA office
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Billie Jo Beaudoin

Billie Jo Beaudoin

Vice President
VTA Office & Beairsto Elementary
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Robin Coogan-Penner

Robin Coogan-Penner

Pro-D Chair
VTA Office & WL Seaton Secondary
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Shawna Mitchell

Shawna Mitchell

Bargaining
Kidston Elementary
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Our Latest News

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2022/2023 VTA Executive Committee

2022/2023 VTA Executive Committee

A Welcome Back to the following people who have been acclaimed for next year: 1st Vice President: Billie Jo Beaudoin 2nd Vice President: Shay Best Secretary: Meghan Black Treasurer: Steve Skultety Local Association Rep: Dave MacKenzie Professional Development Chair: Shawna Mitchell Social Justice Rep: Charlie Taylor Public Relations/Communication: Charlene Lau OH&S Chair Alison Norris Member […]

VTA Loves TTOCs

VTA Loves TTOCs

May 2-6, 2022 is TTOC Appreciation Week! We LOVE Teachers Teaching On Call! Between the ongoing challenge of teacher shortages and two years into a pandemic, you have been essential in keeping schools and classrooms open and running effectively. You manage to connect and build relationships with students and colleagues, provide meaningful learning opportunities for […]