PRESIDENT

ELEMENTARY

Steve Comstock

2016-

TEACHERS ASSOCIATION

Be Inspired, Be Active. Be B.E.T.A.

BAKERSFIELD

WHAT IS BETA?

Welcome to the Bakersfield Elementary Teachers Association's online home. We represent the teachers, counselors, program specialists, speech therapists and nurses who work for the Bakersfield City School District. BETA has more than 1,600 members, and is an affiliate of the California Teachers Association. CTA has more than 325,000 members - consisting of teachers and other education employees in the state's more than 1,200 school districts.


BETA FUN FACTS

Year Formed- 1971

CTA Region- 2

Members- 1,651

Presidents- 17

Schools- 44

Students- 30,373

Heart & Soul- Denice


OFFICE STAFF

CTA- Phil Brown

Office Manager- Denice Porter


EXECUTIVE BOARD

President- Steve Comstock- email

First Vice President- Shannon Barnes

Second Vice President- John Peterson

Secretary- Pam Tarango

Treasurer- Tanisha Ross

Former President- Michelle Johnson

Area 1 Director- Kari Florez

Area 2 Director- Veronica Sanchez

Area 3 Director- Bobby Martin

Area 4 Director- Kathy Kozlowski

Area 5 Director- LaFleasha Owens

Area 6 Director- Paula Bell

Area 7 Director- Denys Garcia

Area 8 Director- Carla Jeffers

Area 9 Director- Katie Irwin

Ethnic Minority at Large- Rachael Lenix

Special Education at Large- Roberta Evans-Joseph

Pre-k at Large- Laura Gutierrez

State Council Representative- Steve Comstock

State Council Representative- Ed De La Vega

State Council Representative- John Peterson

State Council Representative- Pamela Tarango

State Council Representative- Shannon Barnes (Alternate)
State Council Representative- Lisa Buckner (Alternate)