Great Lakes Region of the American Music Therapy Association
|2017||Angela Snell||Larisa McHugh||Kamile Geist|
|2016||Fran Goldberg||Todd Schwartzberg||Annie Heiderscheit|
|2015||Bill Webb||Pete Meyer||Edward Roth|
|2014||Ronna Kaplan||Melaine Pohlman||Sheri Robb|
|2013||Lee Anna Rasar||Soozie Cotter-Schaufele||Russell Hilliard|
|2012||Roger Smeltekop||Michael McGuire & Angela Snell||Michael Silverman|
|2007||Amy Furman||Ed Gallagher||Lisa Gallagher|
|2011||Rebecca Houghton||Laurie Farnan|
|2010||Mary Ellen Wylie||Nancy Dexter-Schabow|
|2009||Roberta Kagin||Ellen Rayfield||Frederick (Ted) Tims|
|2008||Marcia Humpal||Mary Stryck||Susan Gardstrom|
|2006||Brian Wilson||Linda Wright Bower||Deb Burns|
|2005||Michael McGuire||Diane Knight|
|2004||Mary Ellen Wylie|
|2003||Dale Taylor||Lee Anna Rasar|
|2002 (none submitted)|
|2001||Alan Solomon||Lalene Kay|
|2000||Dale Bartlett||Roger Smeltekop||Deforia Lane|
|1999||Louise Steele||Faith Johnson|
|1998 (none submitted)|
|1997||Ronna Kaplan||Charles Furman|
|1996||Robert Unkefer||Laurie Farnan|
|1995||Mary Scovel||Alan Solomon|
|1994||Marilyn Sandness||Michelle Schumacher|
|1993||Mary Ann Ferolo||Brian Wilson|
Would you like to nominate a deserving music therapist?
Each year the GLR presents the following awards:
- Honorary Life Member Award: Awarded to any individual who resides within the Great Lakes Region and who has made varied and distinguished contributions to the field of music therapy.
- Scholarly Activity Award: Awarded to a member of the Great Lakes Region who has contributed to the knowledge base of the field of music therapy through a pattern of scholarly presentation, research activity, publications, innovative techniques, etc.
- Service Award: Awarded to a Music Therapist who is a member of the Great Lakes Region, and who has demonstrated a pattern of outstanding service and dedication to the Region through contributions as a clinician, clinical trainer, educator, Executive Committee member, government or public relations proponent, etc.
Anyone can submit a nomination! Take a moment to consider and recognize a deserving colleague, mentor, or teacher.
The deadline for submission of nominations is February 28, 2018. Nominations can be sent via email to President Elect Rebecca Findley Barnard at email@example.com.
GLR Award Recipients (PDF) – updated March 12, 2018