Tennessee State Employees Association. East Tennessee State University Chapter
The East Tennessee State University Chapter of the Tennessee State Employees Association was organized on November 29, 1988. George Jones was the chapter's first president. The ETSU Chapter was one of 44 chapters of the Nashville-based state organization, an organization with 19,000 state employee members at the time. The state organization and local chapter assists in resolving employee grievances, offer free legal adivce and job counseling, and represent employee interests on such topics as pay, insurance, retirement, and other benefits. Its political action arm seeks to elect candidates to office who will support state employees and protect their rights.
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Tennessee State Employees Association (TSEA), East Tennessee State University Chapter Records
The Tennessee State Employees Association, ETSU Chapter records document the efforts of the state association and the local chapter to enhance the benefits and opportunities afforded employees working for the state of Tennessee. Material in the collection includes bylaws, chapter minutes (1990-1996), financial records (1989-1994), correspondence, and scrapbooks (1999-2001).