MEA-MFT Mission Statement

As adopted March 28, 2014 - MEA-MFT Representative Assembly 

MEA-MFT advocates for our members, our communities, and the government we serve by promoting and advancing:
 

Strategic Objectives

• Free, quality, public education for all Montanans.
 

• Effective government and public service programs.
 

• A quality, affordable public university system.
 

• Competitive salaries, benefits, and retirement security through collective bargaining, contract maintenance, and political action.
 

• Professional standards through proper licensure and endorsement as well as quality professional development.
 

• A prepared, educated, empowered, and productive workforce.
 

• A culturally diverse workforce.
 

• Membership growth through effective recruiting, organizing, and training, while providing essential services and programs.
 

• Identification, development, and retention of effective leaders.
 

• Public health and safety.
 

• Effective relationships with community-based organizations that share common values.
 

• Political candidates who support our values.