MTA and NEA Elective Offices

Nomination and election processes

The MTA provides myriad opportunities for involvement, such as becoming an elected member of the MTA Executive Committee, Board of Directors, NEA Director or the offices of President and Vice President. Members may also want to join an MTA committee or serve as a delegate to the MTA Annual Meeting or the NEA Representative Assembly.

Nomination Papers and Deadlines


Request nomination papers by emailing Specify the office you are seeking, along with your full name, member ID number (which can be found on your MTA membership card) and contact information, including a valid home email address.

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While there is no deadline for requesting nomination papers for the Board of Directors seats up for election in 2021, said papers must be filed with the MTA Executive Director-Treasurer, 2 Heritage Drive, Quincy, MA 02171-2119, by 5 p.m. on Friday, March 5, 2021, regardless of when they are postmarked.

Nomination papers for NEA Director and Alternate seats must be filed by 5 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 8, 2021.

MTA Executive Committee

There are no seats on the MTA Executive Committee up for election in 2021

District Directors - MTA Board

In 2021 elections will be held to fill seats representing the following districts: 7B, 9B, 10B, 35C, 42C, 14D, 28D, 32D, 30E, 23F, 24F, 25F, 19G, 44H, 46H, and 47H.

At-Large Director for Ethnic Minority Membership (MTA Board) 

Election will be held to fill this at-large Board of Directors seat, representing ethnic minority members.

NEA Directors (MTA seats on the NEA Board of Directors)

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Additional Opportunities

Delegate to the MTA Annual Meeting or NEA Representative Assembly

There are many other opportunities to get involved, including serving as a delegate to the MTA Annual Meeting or the NEA Representative Assembly. Refer to the “Election links” section on this page for more information.