Executive Board

of the Great Lakes Region of the American Music Therapy Association

PRESIDENT Debbie Bates, MMT, MT-BC
PRESIDENT
Debbie Bates, MMT, MT-BC
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PAST PRESIDENT Larisa McHugh, MA, MT-BC
PAST PRESIDENT
Larisa McHugh, MA, MT-BC
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PRESIDENT ELECT Rebecca Findley Barnard, MM, MT-BC
PRESIDENT ELECT
Rebecca Findley Barnard, MM, MT-BC
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VICE PRESIDENT Melaine Pohlman, MT-BC
VICE PRESIDENT
Melaine Pohlman, MT-BC
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VICE PRESIDENT ELECT Todd Schwartzberg, M.Ed, MT-BC
VICE PRESIDENT ELECT
Todd Schwartzberg, M.Ed, MT-BC
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SECRETARY  Jennifer Whitlow, MT-BC
SECRETARY
Jennifer Whitlow, MT-BC
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TREASURERStephanie Harris, MA, MT-BC
TREASURER
Stephanie Harris, MA, MT-BC
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EDITORAndy Panayides, MM, MT-BC
EDITOR
Andy Panayides, MM, MT-BC
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STUDENT COORDINATOR Katie Fitch, MT-BC
STUDENT COORDINATOR
Katie Fitch, MT-BC
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ARCHIVISTEd Roth, MM, MT-BC
ARCHIVIST
Ed Roth, MM, MT-BC
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WEBSITE COORDINATORJulie A. Palmieri, MM, MT-BC
WEBSITE COORDINATOR
Julie A. Palmieri, MM, MT-BC
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Standing Committee Representatives

of the Great Lakes Region of the American Music Therapy Association

Academic Program Approval
Lalene Kay, MM, MT-BC
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Affiliate Relations
Ann Hannan, MT-BC
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Association Internship Approval
Kay Luedtke-Smith, MT-BC
CONTACT
Continuing Education
Kellee Coviak Hansen, MS, MT-BC & Bernadette Skodack, MT-BC
CONTACT
Government Relations
Nancy Swanson, MA, MT-BC
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International Relations
Roberta Kagin, PhD, MT-BC
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Membership
Rachael Lawrence-Lupton, MA, MT-BC
CONTACT
Professional Advocacy
Jessica De Villers, MA, MT-BC
CONTACT
Reimbursement
Kyle Fleming, MT-BC
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Research
Annie Heiderscheit, PhD, MT-BC
CONTACT
Special Target Populations
Lee Anna Rasar, MMEd, MT-BC
CONTACT
Standards of Practice
Jennifer Fiore, PhD, MT-BC
CONTACT
Technology
Julie A. Palmieri, MM, MT-BC
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Workforce Development and Retention
Jessica S. Fletcher, MM, MT-BC
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Diversity and Multiculturalism
Peter Meyer
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State Representatives

of the Great Lakes Region of the American Music Therapy Association

Illinois
Allison Gunnink, MBA, MT-BC
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Illinois Association for Music Therapy

Indiana
Jennifer Whitlow, MT-BC
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Indiana Music Therapists

Michigan
Kellee Coviak Hansen, MS, MT-BC
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Michigan Music Therapists

Minnesota
Claire Klein, MT-BC
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Music Therapy Association of Minnesota

Ohio
Lindsey Doty, MT-BC
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Association of Ohio Music Therapists

Wisconsin
Rebecca Frize, MT-BC
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Wisconsin Chapter for Music Therapy

Assembly Delegates

of the Great Lakes Region of the American Music Therapy Association

2018-2019 TERM
Sharon Boyle (Indiana) – CONTACTAmy Furman (Minnesota) – CONTACT
Ed Gallagher (Ohio) – CONTACTLisa Gallagher (Ohio) – CONTACT
Jennifer Jones (Illinois) – CONTACTPeter Meyer (Minnesota) – CONTACT
Julie Palmieri (Michigan) – CONTACTMelaine Pohlman (Illinois) – CONTACT
Lee Anna Rasar (Wisconsin) – CONTACTTracy Richardson (Indiana) – CONTACT
Todd Schwartzberg (Minnesota) – CONTACT
Michael Silverman (Minnesota) – CONTACT
Angela Snell (Michigan) – CONTACT
Mary Stryck (Wisconsin) – CONTACT
Jeff Wolfe (Illinois) – CONTACT