Welcome to the Dearborn County
Retired Teachers Association website. We are an organized group of retired
teachers who have taught in the
The Dearborn County Retired Teachers Association (DCRTA) was formed in 1973 under the leadership of E. L. Morrison. Our association is composed of retired teachers and administrators, active teachers, spouses, and friends of education.
The purpose of the association is...
(1) to promote the welfare of retired teachers through support of legislation concerning teachers’ pensions and retirement benefits.
(2) to encourage and perpetuate education.
(3) to provide community leadership, service, and guidance.
(4) to assist active teachers with retirement information.
(5) to keep the local membership current on COLA information and IRTA benefits and services.
PAST DCRTA PRESIDENTS
1973 E. L. Morrison
1974-1976 Mabel Long
1977-1978 Jeanette Graver
1979-1980 Kenneth Pitts
1981-1982 Wilma Gerepott
1983-1986 Jeanette Graver
1987-1988 Rosemary Watkins
1989-1990 Kenneth Pitts
1991-1994 Earl Mann
1995-1999 Mary McElfresh
2000-2001 Larry Givan
2002-2003 Charles Workman
2004-2010 Dennis Bourquein
2010-2014 Jim Pierce
2014-2017 Denise Kaffenberger
2018-2020 Jim Pierce