Atlantic County Council of Education Associations

Serving over 7,000 educators and support professionals in Atlantic County


ACCEA 2016-17 Officers are:
  • Gary Melton, President
  • Erland Chau, 1st Vice President
  • Barbara Rheault, 2nd Vice President
  • Mary Jane Hurley, Recording Secretary
  • Betty Miller, Treasurer   
  • Trisha Houck, Corresponding Secretary
  • John Carlson, Past President

Atlantic County Council of Education Associations

ACCEA Office Location
842 Philadelphia Ave
Egg Harbor City, NJ 08215

Mailing Address

PO Box 156
Egg Harbor City, NJ 08215

ACCEA is the professional association of teachers and other school employees which exists primarily to protect and advance the professional and economic interests of its members by working for better working conditions, higher salaries, increased fringe benefits, progressive personnel policies, and affordable and dignified retirement. ACCEA assists in the development of leadership training programs, professional development, in the framing and support of legal positions for its members and the local school communities. ACCEA, along with the NJEA advocates with the Legislature, the public and private interest groups the need for maintaining a sound, effective and growing public school system. In addition the ACCEA cooperates in the joint sponsorship of advertisements designed to encourage public support for public education and on legislation positions such as federal aid to education and Social Security improvements