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The AFT-WV Executive Board governs and sets policy for the union.

The elected leaders of AFT-WV are:


Fred Albert , President (Kanawha Co.)

Fred was elected as president of AFT-West Virginia in 2018 and re-elected in November 2021. 

Albert, a 29-year veteran of the profession, taught math at DuPont Middle School in Kanawha County for 20 years before being elected president of the union.

He is a highly decorated educator, earning numerous accolades over the years.  He was named the West Virginia Council of Teachers of Mathematics’ Middle School Math Teacher of the Year for 2018