MTNA members will elect Division Director-elect beginning in late-January 2020. Included below are the nominees as recommended by the MTNA Nominating Committee. The committee nominates two candidates for each position.


In accordance with Article VI, Sec. 2 of the MTNA Bylaws, this slate of two candidates per office was prepared by the MTNA Nominating Committee. Members also may submit nominations: MTNA Bylaws, Article VI, Sec. 3: “Nominations for National and Division offices, other than those presented by the Nominating Committee, may be added to the election ballot by petition signed by one hundred Active Members and received at the business offices of the Association no later than three months prior to the scheduled date of the election.” The February/March 2020 issue of American Music Teacher will contain a ballot and voting instructions. Online voting also will be available at that time.


The nominating committee consists of Rebecca Grooms Johnson, NCTM, Columbus, Ohio, chair; Elaina Denney Burns, NCTM, Dubuque, Iowa; Helen S. Chao-Casano, NCTM, Honolulu, Hawaii; Sue Field, Redwood City, California; Gary L. Ingle, Cincinnati, Ohio; Chan Kiat Lim, NCTM, Lafayette, Louisiana; Lori E. Rhoden, NCTM, Muncie, Indiana; Christine Steiner, NCTM, Wooster, Ohio; Martha L. Thomas, NCTM, Athens, Georgia; Stephen Thomas, NCTM, Rexburg, Idaho; and Hendry Wijaya, NCTM, New York, New York.