Sandy Feldman Leadership Grant
Jamestown Teachers Association
Andrea S. Figueroa attended the NYSUT Leadership Institute in 2008 and the NEA Northeast Regional Minority Leadership Seminar in 2007 and 2008. She also participated in the NEA "Tellin' Stories Project," a parent involvement initiative. In her relatively brief career, Andrea has served as a building rep, a political action chair, LAP committee member and most recently vice president of her local.
She will use the grant award to further her union training and activities, including plans to implement the "Tellin' Stories Project" in her local and the Southwestern New York region.