Convention Program Book - Texas Music Teachers Association
OFFICERS President* Sharon Callahan Immediate Past President* Janelle Schlaudt, NCTM President-Elect* Debra Hadfield, NCTM Vice President for Business Activities* Lydia Bratcher, NCTM Vice President for Student Activities* Karen Wallace DIRECTORS AND CHAIRS Awards Director* Teresa Crawford Teacher Recognition Chair Bonnie Dove Best of State Chair Rick Valentine Certification Director* Roy Wylie, NCTM Delegate Assembly Director I* Tena Hehn, NCTM Delegate Director II* Macie Gold Communications Director* Andrea Warren, NCTM Prelude Chris Arnold TMTA/SA Handbook Roberta Gober Susan Conner, NCTM MTNA/TMTA Activities Director I* Flossie Young, NCTM Arts Awareness and Advocacy Anna Kiefer Independent Music Teachers Forum Betty Bassuk Technology Lesley Sisterhen-McAllister, NCTM MTNA/TMTA Activities Director II* Brian Marks College Faculty Forum Kasandra Keeling, NCTM College Student Chapters Courtney Crappell, NCTM MTNA/TMTA Activities Director III* Lauren Puckett, NCTM MTNA/TMTA Performance Competitions Christina Chen Sara Miller, NCTM MTNA/TMTA Composition Competition Heather Rathnau, NCTM Collaborative Arts Chair Roy Wylie, NCTM TEXAS MUSIC TEACHERS ASSOCIATION Leadership MTNA/TMTA Activities Director IV* Rick Valentine MTNA Foundation Chair Elise Russell MTNA/TMTA Commissioning Chair Bradley Beckman Growth and Development Chair Celinda Hallbauer, NCTM Public Relations/Marketing Chair Sherry Frush, NCTM Nominations and Elections Chair June Leondar, NCTM TMTEF Trustee Chair* Ruth Ann Griffin, NCTM TMTEF Trustee Sherry Frush, NCTM TMTEF Trustee Susan Conner, NCTM TMTA Trustee Chair* Elise Russell TMTA Trustee June Leondar, NCTM TMTA Trustee Celinda Hallbauer, NCTM STUDENT AFFILIATE COORDINATORS Communications Coordinator Glenda Lanier, NCTM Ensemble Coordinator Diana Dyer, NCTM Original Composition Coordinator Jeanette Showalter Performance Coordinator Carolyn True, NCTM Publication Coordinator Jerry Cornish SA Booth Coordinator Lynn Leach Student Recognition Coordinator Pamela Koenig Theory Coordinator Rebecca Landreth, NCTM World of Music Coordinator Beverly Ryan Convention Activities Coordinator Naulene Pittman All-Star Festival Chair Shelly Davis, NCTM Digital Keyboard Orchestra Chair Glenda Moore Convention Projects Chair A.J. Collins-Thompson, NCTM Chamber Music Clinic Chair Sheryl Speelman June Leondar Contest Chair Sharla Van Cleave, NCTM TMTA Music Appreciation Online Teresa Stephenson CONVENTION STEERING COMMITTEE Officer Advisor Janelle Schlaudt, NCTM Steering Committee Chair Debra Hadfield, NCTM Convention Manager Abby Billins Assistant Convention Manager Christiana Clark Exhibits and Advertising Manager Chris Arnold Concerts and Recitals George Variames Local Arrangements Resa Carrell, NCTM Erica Vosburg, NCTM Media Publicity Sherry Frush, NCTM Conveners Piper Ward Program Book Proofing Joan Richling TMTA Officers Rooms and Equipment Chris Clark TMTA STAFF Office Manager Chris Arnold Data Entry Abby Billins *voting member of the Board of Directors See you June 13-16, 2013 Back here at the DFW Hyatt Regency! 63
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Welcome to “Over the Rainbow” -
TMTA Expresses Appreciation To the