Contact us

Detroit Federation of Teachers

7700 2nd Ave Ste 427

Detroit, MI 48202-2411
Phone: (313)875-3500

Professional Staff

Ivy Bailey, President, 313-875-6780

Terrence Martin, Executive Vice President, 313-875-6786,

Labor Relations Administrators

Karin Whittler, 313-875-6776,, East side schools (east of Woodward); also Cass Tech; DSA; Burton; and Frederick Douglass.  

Judy Smith, 313-875-6788,, West side schools (west of Woodward)

Answering Service:

You may leave voice mail for Labor Relations Administrators at any time. PLEASE leave a telephone number where you can be reached in the daytime.

Other Key Personnel

Patrick Falcusan, Retirement Counselor, 313-875-6783, 313-683-6822,

NOTE: If you are a DFT member, please provide your name, address and work location when you leave a message.