Joanne M. McCall

AFT VP Joanne McCall

AFT Vice President

Joanne McCall is president of the Florida Education Association, which represents more than 140,000 employees in Florida's public schools, community colleges and universities. FEA members include pre-K through 12th-grade teachers, education staff professionals, higher education faculty and graduate assistants, and retirees.

McCall's career in education began as a speech language pathologist at North Sumter Primary School in Sumter County. While in that role, she also served as president of the Sumter County Education Association, and before the statewide merger of the FEA, she was vice president of the Florida Teaching Profession-National Education Association.

McCall spent her entire career at North Sumter Primary until her election as FEA vice president. During her tenure as vice president, she helped establish financial stability, membership growth and groundbreaking bipartisan partnerships with political forces in Florida.

McCall balances her role as president of FEA with her responsibilities as mom to sons Spencer and Trevor, pet Labradors Cash and Gator, and cat Tigress.