News and Media Inquiries

Direct general media inquiries to:

Aaron Latham, Assistant Director of Communications
California School Employees Association

Facts and statistics

CSEA is the largest classified school employee union in the United States.

CSEA represents nearly a quarter million classified school employees in public schools, county offices of education and community colleges throughout California.

CSEA was formed in 1927.

CSEA has nearly 800 local chapters throughout California.

Classified employees are: school bus drivers, custodians, school secretaries, paraeducators, food service workers and other essential workers in California’s public schools and community colleges.

The CSEA Board of Directors consists of 15 democratically elected CSEA members. All Board members are volunteers who work regular classified jobs.