President: Ellen Ogintz – Ellen is an elementary special education teacher, who has taught for 40 years! She is a three time Governor’s Teacher of the Year Recipient, a Mercer County Teacher of the Year, and a recent recipient of the “East Windsor/Hightstown Mayors’ Shining Star Award” for her contributions to the community. She has been an Association Representative, Membership Chairperson, Negotiations Team member, and Vice President for EWEA. She has served as their President for the last twelve years. Ellen is proud to represent the over 480 members of the East Windsor Education Association and believes communication is the key…emails, Facebook, the webpage, and most importantly, 1:1 connections. She is confident that the more members know about the Association the more they will want to get involved.
2nd Vice president: Karen Rogers – Karen has been a nurse in our district for 30 years! She is at the Grace Norton Rogers School. Karen was the Building Rep at WCB for many years, has been on the Negotiation Team several times, and has co-chaired the Health and Safety Committee. Karen is an extremely passionate and strong advocate for her members and doesn’t “mess around” when it comes to member rights and negotiations.