Call for E-Board Volunteers and Nominees for Special Election

Dear MAR Community,

We are seeking nominees for a special election and volunteers to serve in appointed positions. Please see below for more information. 

SPECIAL ELECTION: Call for Nominations

This is a call for nominations for a special election to fill open positions on the MAR-AMTA Executive Board. All nominations must be in by 11:59 PM on Friday, September 8, 2023. We are looking for individuals willing to run for the following positions:

  • Vice President for Conference Planning (2 year term)
  • Vice President for Conference Planning-Elect (4 year term)

If you are interested in running for either of these positions, or would like to learn more about what it means to serve in this way, please fill out the following form and a member of the Nominating Committee will be in touch with you. 2023 Special Election Call for Nominations (

Any questions, please contact the Nominating Committee via Bob Miller at

The MAR Executive Board are seeking volunteers for the following appointed positions. 

Editor: Oversees our quarterly newsletter, sends emails to the community about news, elections, events, etc., facilitates elections (ballots, results, reporting), maintains mailing list, attends board meetings. 

Assistant Editor: works with the editor. 

Exhibits coordinator: organizes the exhibits hall at regional conference and works with the conference planning council.  

Regional Representative to the National Professional Advocacy Committee: “Committee Goals: 1. To advocate for the professional representation of the [profession] of music therapy. 2. To assist membership in responding to misrepresentation of music therapy in the media and in public.” 

Please reach out to of you are interested in working with us in any of these roles.