Board of Directors

IMTA Board of Directors


President  –  Amy Chaplin
President-Elect  –  DJ Smith (will assume Presidency at the Fall State Conference 2019)
Immediate Past President  –  Christina Whitlock 
Executive Secretary-Treasurer   –  Maria Mann
Recording Secretary  –  Paula Laskowski
First Vice President, Membership  –  Erica Ogden
Second Vice President, Local Associations  –  Ellen Bulow

Local Association Presidents

Greater Evansville MTA  –  Melissa Bethel
Greater Indianapolis MTA  –  Sally Eppert
MTA of South Central IN  –  Nancy Crump
North Central Indiana MTA  –  Nancy Spahr
Northeast Indiana MTA  –  Amy Hansel
South Bend Area MTA  –  Kelly Havens
Tippecanoe MTA – Cindy Gribble
Wabash Valley MTA  –  Margaret Roby

Collegiate Chapter Presidents

Ball State University  – Ruth Oh
Butler University  – Rachel Worley
Indiana State University  –  Jon Treadway and Laural Mann (co-Presidents)


(Chair) Claudia Bossard
Becky Baker
Christina Whitlock
*Only the chair of the Trustees serves on the Board of Directors. He/she is a non-voting member.

State Chairpersons

Advertising – Erica Ogden
AIM Coordinator  –  Jodi Thomas
AIM Development  –  Patricia Collins-Jones
Arts Awareness and Advocacy  –  Karen Thickstun
Certification  –  Nancy Spahr
Collaborative Performance –  Sally Eppert
College Faculty Forum  –  Claudia Bossard
Collegiate Chapters  –  Lori Rhoden
Conference Liaison  –  DJ Smith
Hoosier Auditions Coordinator  –  Daniel Lin
Independent Music Teachers Forum  –  Christina Whitlock 
MTNA Competitions  – Jim Helton
MTNA Composer Commissioning  –  Caroline KyungA Ahn
MTNA Foundation and Development  –  Janet Palmberg
Opus  Composition Festival  –  Caroline KyungA Ahn
Website Editor  –  Jason Allen
Wellness  –  Abigail Smith

Member at Large

Member at Large – Becky Baker