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MISSION STATEMENT

The mission of the Massachusetts Art Education Association (MAEA) is to advance high quality visual arts education throughout the state by empowering art educators to excel in the practice, instruction, promotion, and celebration of visual art.

BOARD MEMBERS EMAIL ACCESS
Use the following link to access your MAEA email account - click here.

September 10, 2016
SEEKING NOMINATIONS FOR BOARD AND EXECUTIVE BOARD POSITIONS

The following MAEA Executive Board positions are currently open for a two-year appointment: President; President-Elect

The following MAEA Board positions are currently open for a two-year appointment:
Division Directors: Pre-service; Elementary; Middle; Museum Education; Higher Education; Supervision/Administration; Community Arts
Special Interest: Community Arts
Committee Chairs: Conference Committee Chair; Youth Art Month Committee Chair; Publications Committee Chair

Click here for more information.


December 14, 2016
ELECTIONS: Congratulations to...

NEWLY FILLED POSITIONS
All positions start January 1, 2017

• Laura Marotta - President
• Melissa Hayes - President-Elect
• Helen Downey - Treasurer
• Mary Geisser - Early Childhood Representative
• Billy Claire -Independent Schools Representative
• Sheila Tetler- Retired Representative
• Erin Sutton - Special Needs Representative
• Jessica Sassaman - Elementary Representative
• Carolann Tebbetts - Secondary Schools Representative
• Liz Rudnick Reiser - Awards Committee Chair

• Amy Briggs - Museum Representative


Open positions: NAHS, Higher Education, Pre-service, Exhibitions Committee Chair, Secretary.
Description of all positions are in the bylaws.


Board News
Current work underway:
A subcommittee of the board completed the revision of the bylaws; submitted them for an approval vote to members; uploaded the approved bylaws to the website.

The board is reviewing proposed National Standards from the NAEA.

Planning is underway for next year's conference to be held in North Adams.




Board of Directors | 2017

EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE


Laura Marotta
President
Laura Marotta
Worcester Public Schools









Melissa Hayes
President-Elect
Public Relations Committee
Melissa Hayes
Acton-Boxboro Regional Schools











Kristi Oliver
Past-President
Art All-State

Kristi Oliver
UMASS Dartmouth









Helen Downey
Treasurer
Youth Art Month Committee Chair
Helen Downey
Retired
Marlborough Public Schools






Melissa Hayes
Interim Secretary
Coni Moore
Winthrop Public Schools












DIVISION DIRECTORS

Jessica Sassaman
Elementary Division Director
Jessica Sassaman
Hyannis West School










Higher Education Division Director
This position is open

Stacy Lord
Middle Level Division Director
Stacy Lord
Worcester East Middle School











Amy Briggs
Museum Education Division Director
Amy Briggs










Carolann Tebbetts
Secondary Level Division Director
Carolann Tebbetts
Milford High School









Jackie Francisco
Supervision/ Administration Division Director
Jackie Francisco











COMMITTEE CHAIRS

Alice Gentili
Advocacy Liaison
Alice Gentili











Mary Geisser
Awards Committee Chair
Mary Geisser











Melissa Hayes
Conference Committee Chair (2016)
Melissa Hayes
Acton-Boxboro Regional Schools










Exhibitions Committee Chair
This position is currently open.


Melissa Hayes
Public Relations Committee Chair
Melissa Hayes
Acton-Boxboro Regional Schools










Diana Woodruff
Student Recognition Committee
Diana Adam Woodruff
Acton-Boxborough Regional High School










Helen Downey
Youth Art Month Committee Chair
Helen Downey
Retired
Marlborough Public Schools









SPECIAL INTEREST REPRESENTATIVES

Mary Geisser
Early Childhood Representative
Mary Geisser
Assistant Professor Early Childhood Education
Bunker Hill Community College








Billy Claire
Independent Schools Representative
Billy Claire
Fay School, Southborough








National Art Honor Society Representative
This position is currently open



Pre-Service Representative
This position is currently open



Publications Editor
This position is currently open



Sheila Tetler
Retired Representative
Sheila Tetler
Retired










Erin Sutton
Special Needs Representative
Erin Sutton
Lynn Classical High School










Billy Claire
Webmaster
Billy Claire
Fay School, Southborough










LIAISONS

Molly Burke
Taylor Penning



NAEA
Board of Directors

Click here for the link to NAEA's webpage for Board of Directors.

NAEA | Eastern Region Vice President
Diane Wilkin
Morrisville, PA



NAEA | Eastern Region Vice Past President
Peter Geisser
Special Needs Art Educator
Cranston RI





   





 
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