Local Associations

Minnesota’s local associations help teachers get to know nearby colleagues. These groups offer support, opportunities for professional growth, and additional programs for students. Find one near you!

 

Alexandria Area Music Teachers Association

President:  Annette Helder
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Arrowhead Music Teachers Association

President:  Emily Valine, NCTM
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Central Minnesota Music Teachers Association

President:  Linda Jean Smith
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East Central Keyboard Association

President:  Jennifer Krinke
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Lakes Area Independent Music Teachers Association

President:  Beth Benjamin
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Minneapolis Music Teachers Forum

President:  Dr. Sharon Follingstad 
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Minnesota River Valley Music Teachers Association

President:  Mary Jo Leier
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Minnesota Valley Music Teachers Association, Mankato

President:  Janice Rauh
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North Country Music Teachers Association

President:  Margaret Maxwell
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Rochester Area Music Teachers Association

President:  Jenna Popp
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St. Paul Piano Teachers Association

President:  Rachel Crooks
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Sioux Valley Music Teachers Association

President:  Connie Jacobs
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South Suburban Music Teachers Association

President:  Kathryn De Oliveira
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Southwest Minneapolis Music Teachers Association

President:  Rory Thompson, NCTM
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Southwest Minnesota Music Teachers Association

President:  Dana Funk
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West Suburban Music Teachers Association

President:  Bethel Janisch
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University of Northwestern-St. Paul Collegiate Chapter

President:  Rachel Revennaugh
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Willmar Music Teachers Association

President:  Elizabeth Strandberg
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