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Our President

Sherry East
President Sherry East

Sherry East, President of The South Carolina Education Association was elected and assumed office in 2018. Sherry East is a high school Science Teacher. She began her teaching career at South Aiken High School and later moved to Rock Hill where she taught at Rock Hill High School. Ms. East’s leadership roles have included Association Representative, York County Education Association (YCEA) Treasurer, Secretary, Vice-President, President, and member of The SCEA Executive Board. Ms. East graduated with a BS in education from Concord University in Athens, WV. She has also earned a Master of Science in Ecological Teaching and Learning from Lesley University and has completed an additional 30+ graduate credits from Clemson University.



Your Voice. Our Power. Their Future.

The SCEA is an affiliate of the largest professional association of educators in the country. As the leading advocate for the schools South Carolina students deserve, The SCEA works to promote quality public education and to support public school employees.