Members of WEA and NEA who extend their membership to the WEA/NEA-Retired affiliate join in our advocacy for public education and the welfare of its employees through their retirement years.
WEA-Retired is the only retiree organization affiliated with the WEA. Download a WEA-Retired enrollment form (Adobe PDF format)
Download a WEA-Retired recruitment badge (Adobe PDF format)
WEA-Retired supports public education and the enhancement of the quality of life for WEA's active and retired members.
WEA-Retired elects officers, board directors and delegates at its own annual meeting and also elects delegates to the WEA and NEA Representative Assemblies. WEA-Retired has representation on the WEA and NEA Board of Directors
WEA-Retired Board of Directors
Board Directors elected at annual meeting:
Board directors elected by their council:
School employee pensions are administered through the state's Department of Retirement Systems. Because of the complexity and ever-changing nature of pension rules and procedures, DRS is a good starting point for your search for pension information. Find DRS online at http://www.drs.wa.gov/ or call 800-547-6657 (Olympia area call 360-664-7000).
The Health Care Authority administers four health care programs and oversees the Uniform Medical Plan. more
NEA Retirement Web site