BARSEA Officers for 2016-17 (left to right)

Philo Waters, president; Mary Slaney, 1st v.p; Linda Henderson, 2nd v. p.; Linda Hampton, secretary; Tom Greenwood, past president; Roland Haedge, treasurer (not pictured)


.  For details and pictures of past meetings, go to "Meetings" on the bar at the top of this page.

The Burleson Area Retired School Employees Association will meet on Monday, Feb. 13 at the Burleson Senior Citizen Center.  Meet, Greet and Eat will start at 1:30 p.m. The meeting and program will begin at 2:00p.m.  The program has not been determined at this time.  Visiting with friends and colleagues is always fun.  Hope to see you there.


Regular meeting begin with "Meet, Greet, Eat" at 1:30 p.m.  The program and business meeting begins at 2:00 p.m. Luncheon meetings begin at 11:30 a.m. in September, December, March, and June.  All meetings except the Christmas lunch are held at the Burleson Senior Activity Center, 216 SW Johnson Ave, Burleson, 76028


BARSEA is the grass roots organization which provides a link between local members, the district, and the state organizations.  Local units support the purpose and goals of the Texas Retired Teacher Association.  The following is a list of the purpose and mission of TRTA.

The Voice for All Public Education Retirees

The purposes of TRTA shall be to:
1.  Promote the preservation and maintenance of the Teacher Retirement System of Texas Pension Trust Fund for purposes as established in Article XVI, Section 67 of the Constitution of the State of Texas;
2.  Encourage the Texas Legislature and the Teacher Retirement System of Texas Board of Trustees to ensure that the Pension Trust Fund is preserved to pay, upon retirement, annuities and future annuity increases to the
retired members of the Teacher Retirement System of Texas; and
3.  Work with the Texas Legislature and the United States Congress to protect, promote and defend the interests of Teacher Retirement System of Texas members.


For updates on District XI, click on the following link:   http://trtadistricts.org/DistrictXI/

The following is a link for the trta and legislative updates: 

  : http://www.trta.org/index.cfm/legislation/legislative-updates/        

For those interested in Facebook, the following is a link to the trta facebook page.  You do not need a facebook account to view this site.  



For sceduled meeting and events, go to "Calendars"  on the bar at the top of the page. 

For details and photos of past meetings, go to "Meetings"  on the bar at the top of the page.

For details and photos of events BARSEA members participate in, go to "Event" on the bar at the top of the page.