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DeeAnn Flaherty
Executive Director
Phone: 502-454-3400
Mobile: 502-552-6165
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DeeAnn is the JCTA Executive Director. She was hired in June of 2009 after serving as a JCTA UniServ Director for nine years. DeeAnn is a product of the public school system in Carroll County and is proud of the excellent education she received. Among her responsibilities, DeeAnn serves as JCTA's chief negotiator, lobbies the General Assembly and manages the JCTA staff.

James Hughley
Deputy Executive Director
Phone: 502-454-3400
Mobile: 502-777-7200
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James joined the JCTA staff in 2009. Prior to that, he was a teacher in Jefferson County and a member of JCTA for six years. During that time he served as a KEA Board member, JCTA Board member and KEA Diversity Work Team member. James was also appointed by the Governor to serve on the Education Professional Standards Board. In 2013 James moved into the Deputy Executive Director position at JCTA. He works with the staff in addressing the day to day operations of JCTA. He’s involved in JCTA’s advocacy, organizing, political and training work and initiatives. James supports the Executive Director and president of JCTA in carrying out JCTA’s mission and vision.

Dr. Elana Crane
UniServ Director
Phone: 502-454-3400
Mobile: 502-445-2788
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Elana originally joined the JCTA staff in 2000 and has returned after working at KEA for four years. Elana works with the Credentials & Elections and Membership committees, and she coordinates the PR training and incentive program. She is also the staff liaison to the Special Education Caucus as well as the Itinerant Caucus.

Chanda Hornback
UniServ Director
Phone: 502-454-3400
Mobile: 502-592-1404
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Chanda joined the JCTA staff in 2008. After graduating from Murray State University with a bachelor's degree in elementary education and an additional certification in middle school English and Social Studies, Chanda taught 6th grade social studies for three years in Hardin County. Chanda then spent two additional years working at the same middle school as the library media specialist after receiving her master's degree in Library and Information Sciences from Texas Woman's University. Chanda writes the ACTION newsletter, sends out member emails and works with the Social Affairs Committee. She works with the Librarians and Early Childhood Education Caucuses. Chanda is also an endorsed School-Based Decision Making (SBDM) trainer.

Antonia Lindauer
UniServ Director
Phone: 502-454-3400
Mobile: 502-468-3692
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Antonia Lindauer has been a UniServ Director since 2013. Antonia is proud to be a product of the Jefferson County Public School system and a graduate of Centre College. Prior to joining the JCTA team, she spent six years in Kentucky state government. Antonia previously worked for Congressman John Yarmuth, specializing in education and immigration issues and policy. She also worked in intergovernmental and labor relations in the office of Mayor Jerry Abramson.

In addition to her UniServ duties, Antonia serves as the staff liason for the Speech Language/Pathologists Caucus and is JCTA's Political Liaison. In this role, she coordinates JCTA's political action and activism.  She also serves as JCTA's liaison to Louisville and Kentucky's labor community. 

Dawn Moretz
UniServ Director
Phone: 502-454-3400
Mobile: 502-432-0981
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Dawn Moretz joined JCTA as a UniServ Director in July 2015 after completing her first year of staff work with KEA Previously, Dawn taught in a variety of elementary settings in SC and NC over a span of 25 years. She received her Bachelor's Degree from Pfeiffer College, her Master's Degree from University of South Carolina, and was a National Board Certified Teacher (Early Childhood Generalist). In addition to her UniServ advocacy, Dawn is the staff liaison for the Human and Civil Rights Committee, Spotlight Committee, and Public Education Advocacy Committee. She is also responsible for JCTA's social media communication via Facebook and the JCTA website.

Kathy Donahue
Executive Associate to JCTA President
Phone: 502-454-3400
Mobile: 502-552-5979
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Kathy has been with JCTA since January 1976. She is executive assistant to the JCTA President and coordinates the Board of Directors and Professional Representative meetings and activities.

Rose Watkins
UniServ Associate
Phone: 502-454-3400
Mobile: 502-552-6129
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Rose has been with JCTA since 1977. She works with the JCTA-Retired, the Membership and is the Assistant to UniServ Directors Liesa Daly and Dawn Moretz.

Sheila Partee
Executive Director Associate
Phone: 502-454-3400
Mobile: 502-552-6082
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Sheila has been with JCTA since 1981. She is the excutive assistant to the Executive Director, DeeAnn Flaherty and the Deputy Executive Director, James Hughley.

Jennifer Lawson
UniServ Associate
Phone: 502-454-3400
Mobile: 502-552-0649
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Jennifer has been at JCTA since 2003. She is the lead for the JCTA Sick Leave Bank and administrator for the JCTA website. She is also administrative assistant to UniServ Directors Elana Crane and Chanda Hornback.

Jo Lynn Looney
Uniserv & Finance Associate
Phone: 502-454-3400
Mobile: 502-619-0220
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Jo Lynn joined our JCTA staff February 2013. She is the administrative assistant to UniServ Director Antonia Lindauer and our bookkeeper.

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