Appointed Positions are Available

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Appointed positionsHello music therapists of the Mid-Atlantic Region!

The new executive board was seated at the end of June, and we are looking for those who may be interested in holding various appointed positions on the board and also for representatives to national committees within AMTA including:

  • Executive Board Positions (non-voting)
    Newsletter Editor
  • AMTA National Committee Representatives
    Academic Program Approval Committee
    Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee
    International Relations Committee
    Judicial Review Board
    Technology Committee
  • MAR Conference Planning
    Regional Exhibit Coordinator
    Regional Event Planner
    CMTE Chair

Regional Exhibit Coordinator: develops and maintains ongoing relationships with potential exhibitors, advertisers, and sponsors; contacts schools, universities, internships, and potential exhibitors/advertisers outside of the local area of the conference; provides Exhibits Prospectus; receives advertisements and sponsorships; works closely with local exhibit/fundraising committee to coordinate Exhibit Hall and door prizes; coordinates security for Exhibit Hall.

Regional Event Planner (REP): serves as primary liaison to Hospitality Performance Network (HPN) and conference hotels/center; participates in site visits as needed; creates and updates Master Event Plan including room assignments, AV/instrument needs, and technical support; oversees Master Bill including initial negotiations, submission to Executive Board/President for review, and final approval; reserves complimentary hotel rooms as per policy; coordinates food and beverage events, maintains communication with the conference venue during the conference event for immediate needs.
If you are interested in being considered for any of these positions, please fill out this interest form:

For information on the open Executive Board positions, please access this link:–bd8

For information highlighting the goals of each standing committee, please access this link from AMTA (available to members and non-members): American Music Therapy Association Committee Handbook

For specific updates from these committees, please access this link (available to members): News From AMTA Committees and Boards | American Music Therapy Association (AMTA)

Lastly, please click on the link below for the special edition section of the newsletter from our very own MAR-AMTA Regional Representatives to the AMTA Standing Committees: For a word document of these reports, please use this link:

Thank you for your consideration of these positions, and please feel free to reach out to President Bob Miller ( with any questions about these roles and what they entail.