Elected Leaders

SPFT’s Executive Board and officers are responsible for directing the affairs and setting the strategic direction of our union. The President of SPFT acts as the organization’s chief executive officer and presides over the Executive Board. Assisting the President are other union officers: Vice President, Secretary, Treasurer, and Director of Non-Licensed Staff, representing Educational Assistants and School and Community Service Professionals.

The Executive Board is comprised of 18 elected members and up to three members appointed by the President. Terms for officers and the Executive Board last two years and are staggered.

To get in touch with the Executive Board, email executiveboard@spft.org.

Becky McCammon


360 Colborne


Bernetta Green

Eastern Heights Elementary

Beth Swanberg

Highland Park Middle

Denise Young


Frost Lake Elementary

Ellen Olsen

Focus Beyond

Erica Schatzlein

Vice President

Nokomis Montessori North


Fallon Henderson

Maxfield Elementary

Julia Shepherd

Harding Senior

Kristi Herman Hill

Washington Technology Magnet

Laurel Kuhner Berker

American Indian Magnet

Leah VanDassor

Highland Park Middle

Nick Faber


On Release


Peggy Cobbins

Focus Beyond

Pete Grebner

345 Plato

Robyn Asher

Como Senior High

Sarah Johnson

Professional Development Team Member

Four Seasons Elementary

See Pha Vang

Phalen Lake Elementary

Stephen Collins

Central High School

Sue Snyder


Humboldt Senior


Sylvia Perez

Director of Nonlicensed Personnel