PEF Members: I’m writing to you today... [more]
PEF’s 37th Annual Convention is October 18-21st. ... [more]
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October 2, 2015 Contract Update

PEF Members: I'm writing to you today to let you know that PEF has secured a new lead negotiator in our contract talks with the State.  As soon as I learned that Elizabeth Hough, PEF's lead negotiator up until now, would be assuming a new position with UUP, I reached out to AFT President Randi Weingarten for her recommendation on who would be... Read more

PEF’s 37th Annual Convention is October 18-21st. Click here for updated travel information.

PEF's 37th Annual Convention is October 18-21st.  Click here for updated travel information.
  • Travel information will be sent early next week.
  • Delegate stipend checks (or receipt of electronic transfer) and credentials are being mailed on Friday, October 2nd.
  • Hotel confirmations will be sent via email next week.
  • Please note:  Hotel assignments and confirmation numbers will not be provided by phone or email prior to email notification.
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Excellus Security Breach

Please see the attached memo from PEF's Contract Administration Department regarding the Excellus cybersecurity breach.... Read more

PEF Leaders, staff unite to reflect upon Sept. 11

Under a sunny sky dotted with clouds, PEF leaders, members and staff joined together on the morning of September 11, 2015, to remember those who perished in the terrorist attacks 14 years ago.  The time of reflection opened with The Pledge of Alliance, led by PEF retiree Bob Harms. PEF President Wayne Spence spoke about that horrific day, and how he lost a... Read more