Retired Members

MTA Retired Members

Retired Members

Stay involved in public education when you retire. Having done so much for your students and our schools as an active educator, we need your knowledge — and your voice. There are so many ways you can continue to participate as an MTA Retired member.


gorrie naughtonGorrie and Naughton win
re-election to MTRB

Jacqueline Gorrie and Dennis Naughton, the two MTA-endorsed candidates for seats on the Massachusetts Teachers’ Retirement Board, have been re-elected to serve for four more years.

Naughton and Gorrie, both MTA/NEA Retired members, were chosen for the new terms in an election that closed on Dec. 10.


MTA & NEA Retired and Pre-Retired Membership

Staying Involved

MTA Retired Member Brochure

Learn how you can continue to participate in the MTA as a retired member.

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Your membership in MTA Retired and NEA Retired gives you the ability to keep abreast of educational, political and legislative issues and to be directly involved in the shaping of education.

If you'd like a paper application or have a question about membership criteria, contact MTA Retiree & Student Member Organizer Robert Whalen, 617-878-8206, or email him at rwhalen@massteacher.org.

Renew Your Membership

Questions? Please call MTA Membership at 617-878-8118.


Planning for Retirement

MTA retirement consultant Harold Crowley and several part-time consultants in all regions of the state are available to help members with retirement planning questions.

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Helpful Contact Information for Retirees
Massachusetts Teachers' Retirement System (MTRS) State Board of Retirement

On the web: mass.gov/mtrs

MTRS Headquarters
500 Rutherford Avenue, Suite 210
Charlestown, MA 02129-1628
617-679-6877

MTRS Western Office
One Monarch Place, Suite 510
Springfield, MA 01144-4028
413-784-1711

On the web: mass.gov/retirement

Boston Office
One Ashburton Place, Suite 1219
Boston, MA 02108
617-367-7770

Springfield Office
463 Dwight Street, Room 109
Springfield, MA 01103
413-730-6135

Retired Members in the News
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