Region 6 Blog

Region 6 Representative Assembly Sets Course for 2018-19

At the Region 6 Representative Assembly on May 18, Region 6 president Kirah Zeilinger and the Region 6 delegates set the 2018-19 budget and dues, elected and re-elected officers, and voted on new business items to set the direction of the regional organization's work for the next 12 months. Region 6 dues will remain the same for the 2018-19 school year, and the delegates voted to defer the decision of AFL-CIO affiliate membership to each individual local's membership. The delegates elected or re-elected the following leaders: Vice President - Tim Vedra (Beloit Education Association) Secretary - Brenda Morris (Lake Mills Education Association) Zone 1 Rep - Denise Engstrom (Fort … [Read More...]

We Are Region 6

WEAC Region 6 is a collection of unions creating exciting opportunities for local unions to work with members to achieve everything they want in their careers and their classrooms. The region, consisting of local unions throughout southern and southwestern Wisconsin, provides professional assistance and expertise that local leaders and members can access for community organizing, local advocacy, professional development, member representation, legal advice and collective bargaining. All of this together helps the members of WEAC Region 6 maximize their potential in their classrooms, in the process maximizing their students’ opportunities to learn and grow.