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TSEA Executive Director Robert O’Connell to retire in May

TSEA Executive Director Robert O’Connell to retire in May

TSEA January 10, 2014 Comments Off on TSEA Executive Director Robert O’Connell to retire in May

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: January 10th, 2014 Contact: Chris Dauphin Phone: (615) 585-8490, 800-251-8732 chris.dauphin@tseaonline.org TSEA Executive Director Robert O’Connell to retire in May Nashville, TN., January 10th, 2014 – After serving four (4) years

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ETSU President confirms outsourcing rumors false

ETSU President confirms outsourcing rumors false

TSEA November 12, 2013 Comments Off on ETSU President confirms outsourcing rumors false

In recent weeks, rumors began to surface that custodial services at East Tennessee State University would be contracted out as a means of saving money. As rumors continued, outsourcing talk began to include grounds

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Fiscal Review Committee hears TSEA members

Fiscal Review Committee hears TSEA members

TSEA November 12, 2013 Comments Off on Fiscal Review Committee hears TSEA members

State employees and their dependents have now had a little over two years under the ParTNership PPO as their health insurance plan. During this time, TSEA members have voiced concerns from their experiences attempting to

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TDOT Update

TDOT Update

TSEA November 12, 2013 Comments Off on TDOT Update

In a recent meeting with TSEA, the Department of Transportation announced that it is in the process of hiring two staff members from the Department of Labor to work with all employees who do not

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Greene County Chapter hosts Treasurer Lilliard

Greene County Chapter hosts Treasurer Lilliard

TSEA November 12, 2013 Comments Off on Greene County Chapter hosts Treasurer Lilliard

Greene County – The Greene County Chapter of TSEA was proud to host State Treasurer David Lillard for a visit. Treasurer Lillard served as the Regional Chapter Meeting Guest Speaker on August 27, 2013

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U.S. Congress, President pass continuing appropriations act

U.S. Congress, President pass continuing appropriations act

TSEA October 17, 2013 Comments Off on U.S. Congress, President pass continuing appropriations act

Late last night (Wednesday, Oct. 16th), the U.S. Congress and the president came to an agreement to reopen the Federal Government and to raise the nation’s debt limit. Included in the bill signed by

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TDOT Construction/Maintenance Merger Update

TDOT Construction/Maintenance Merger Update

TSEA September 3, 2013 Comments Off on TDOT Construction/Maintenance Merger Update

As many of you know, last fall TDOT announced that they would proceed with the Regional Construction and Maintenance merge that would: Consolidate regional construction and maintenance divisions to improve work efficiency, promote flexibility,

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Leadership University: September 12-14, 2013

Leadership University: September 12-14, 2013

TSEA August 2, 2013 Comments Off on Leadership University: September 12-14, 2013

In order to better accommodate our lodging and meeting room needs, the date for Leadership University 2013 has been moved up a week earlier this year. This change will allow for TSEA leaders to

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TSEA Remembers Representative Lois DeBerry

TSEA Remembers Representative Lois DeBerry

TSEA July 29, 2013 Comments Off on TSEA Remembers Representative Lois DeBerry

“The Tennessee State Employees Association is deeply saddened by the passing of Representative Lois DeBerry, a long-time TSEA member and loyal friend to state employees,” said Robert O’Connell, Executive Director of TSEA. Lois DeBerry

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Protect Your Job: Become a Sick Leave Bank member

Protect Your Job: Become a Sick Leave Bank member

TSEA July 18, 2013 Comments Off on Protect Your Job: Become a Sick Leave Bank member

By Gwen Tuttle TSEA Compensation and Benefits Manager The state’s central government Sick Leave Bank (SLB), drafted and lobbied into legislation by TSEA on behalf of our members decades ago, grants paid sick leave

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