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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
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December 2017
ELECTIONS: Congratulations to...

NEWLY FILLED POSITIONS
All positions start January 1, 2018

• Elizabeth Coughlan | Special Needs Representative
• Tamera Burns | Secondary Division Director
• Tobey Eugenio | Middle Level Division Director
• Kate Egnaczak | Publication Editor
• Heidi Hurley | NAHS Representative
• Erin Sutton | Exhibitions Committee Chair
• Stacy Lord | Community Arts Representative


Open positions: Special Needs, Pre-Service, Supervision/ Administration Division Director.
Description of all positions are in the bylaws.

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 | 2018

EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE


Laura Marotta
President
Laura Marotta
Creative Hub | Worcester









Melissa Hayes
President-Elect
Public Relations Committee
Melissa Mastrolia
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










Tobey Eugenio
Middle Level Division Director
Tobey Eugenio
Our Sisters' School
New Bedford









Tamara Burns
Secondary Level Division Director
Tamera Burns
Manchester Essex Regional High School
Manchester-by-the-Sea







Kay Furst
Higher Education Division Director
Kay Furst
Tufts University
Retired, Natick Public Schools









Amy Briggs Kemeza
Museum Education Division Director
Amy Briggs Kemeza
ICA









Supervision/ Administration Division Director
This position is currently open



COMMITTEE CHAIRS


Kristi Oliver
Art-Allstate Committee Chair
Kristi Oliver
UMASS Dartmouth










Mary Geisser
Awards Committee Chair
Mary Geisser
Bunker Hill Community College










Melissa Mastrolia
Conference Committee Chair
Melissa Mastrolia
Acton-Boxboro Regional Schools









Erin Sutton
Exhibitions Committee Chair
Erin Sutton
Lynn Classical High School











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








Diana Woodruff
Student Recognition Committee
Diana Adam Woodruff









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









SPECIAL INTEREST REPRESENTATIVES

Stacy Lord
Community Arts Representative
Stacy Lord
Worcester Public Schools
Creative Hub
stART on the Street







Mary Geisser
Early Childhood Representative
Mary Geisser
Bunker Hill Community College









Billy Claire
Independent Schools Representative
Billy Claire
Fay School, Southborough







Heidi Hurley
National Art Honor Society Representative
Heidi Hurley
Braintree Public Schools









Pre-Service Representative
This position is currently open



Kathryn Egnaczak
Publications Editor
Kathryn Egnaczak
Worcester Public Schools











Sheila Tetler
Retired Representative
Sheila Tetler
West Boylston Public Schools










Liz Coughlan
Special Needs Representative
Elizabeth Coughlan
Milestones Day School
Waltham










Billy Claire
Webmaster
Billy Claire
Fay School, Southborough










LIAISONS

Alice Gentili
Advocacy Liaison
Alice Gentili
Miscoe Hill School










NAEA
Board of Directors

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

Diane Wilkin
NAEA | Eastern Region Vice President
Diane Wilkin
Morrisville, PA









June Krinsky-Rudder
NAEA | Eastern Region Vice Past President
June Krinsky-Rudder
Revere High School, Revere










   





 
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