East Central Division


Competition Information

January 6 (rehearsals)–January 7 (competitions), 2018
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Urbana, Illinois

Lodging Information

I Hotel and Conference Center
1900 South First Street
Champaign, IL 61820
Rates: King Beds—$109; Two Queen—$109
Reservation deadline: December 5, 2017
Click here to make a reservation.

Econo Lodge
1908 N. Lincoln Avenue
Urbana, IL 61801
(217) 367-6000
Friday, January 5–Monday, January 8
Group Name: University of Illinois MTNA Conference
Rates: King Beds—$54.99 (5 reserved); Doubles—$59.99 (15 reserved)
Reservation deadline: December 5, 2017

Other hotels to recommend:
Comfort Suites-Champaign-Urbana
2001 North Lincoln Avenue
Urbana, IL 61801
(217) 328-3500
Rates: King Beds—$102.00; Doubles—$101.00

Holiday Inn Express and Suites
1003 W. Killarney St.
Urbana, IL 61801
(217) 328-0328
Rates: King Beds—$102.00; Doubles—$101.00


If you plan to drive, I-72, I-74 and I-57 all lead directly to Champaign-Urbana.
You can also arrive by train or bus at the Illinois Terminal, which is 2 miles away from campus, or you can fly to Champaign's Willard Airport, which is 5 miles away from campus.
For more information, click here.

Division Contacts


Christine Steiner, NCTM
Wooster, OH
(330) 264-1390


Janice Razaq, NCTM
Algonquin, IL
(847) 854-2523

Competitions Chair

I-Chen Yeh
Lake Orion, MI
(585) 503-3822

Junior Competitions

Rochelle Sennet
2134 Music Bldg.
Urbana, IL 61801
(217) 244-6679

Senior Competitions

Lia Jensen-Abbott
Albion, MI 49224
(517) 629-2950

Young Artist Competitions

Cicilia Yudha, NCTM
Stow, OH
(617) 571-1709

Chamber Music Competitions

Cicilia Yudha, NCTM
Stow, OH
(617) 571-1709

Composition Competitions

Edward Shure
Cuyahoga Falls, OH
(330) 920-8598

Certification Chair

Adrienne Wiley, NCTM
Midland, MI
(989) 837-0903