OFFICERS

Our State Officers and Chairs, along with the Local District Chairs and  members are dedicated to the NYSMTA mission -- to provide and promote the art of music, both in schools as well as professionally. Board members are selected based on professional experience in music and a commitment to serve their community of colleagues.

State Officers

President

Beverly Smoker

Vice-President for

Professional Activities

Maura E Hall

Vice-President for Membership

Bonnie Choi

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Treasurer

Gary L Palmer

Secretary

Gary Fisher

President-Elect

Hendry Wijaya

Immediate Past-President

Ruthanne Schempf

Vice-President for

Competitions

Tracy Lipke-Perry

Vice-President for

Conferences

Christine Johannsen

Bernadette Kessler

Past Presidents

Diane Birr

Zelma Bodzin

Emily Boyce

Gary Fisher

Richard Hihn

Christine Johannsen

Deborah Martin

Michael Merola

Deidre O’Donohue

Neva Pilgrim

Ruthanne Schempf

Elier Suarez