VMEA Leadership

VMEA Staff

VMEA State ExecutiveLinda Gammon
24759 Carbonate Terrace
Stone Ridge, VA 20105
[email protected]
VMEA AttorneyBret Zwerdling
5020 Monument Avenue
Richmond, 23230
Editor, VMEA NotesMerry Beth Hall
14421 Stillmeadows Rd.
Montpelier, VA 23192
[email protected]
Conference Exhibits Coord.Jim Stegner
PO Box 602
Powhatan, VA 23139
[email protected]
Conference CoordinatorJeff Marlatt
1460 University Drive
Winchester, VA 22601
[email protected]
Performance Conference CoordinatorMichael Ehrlich
10088 Daniels Run Way
Fairfax, VA 23030
[email protected]

VMEA Officers

PresidentAllen Hall
14421 Stillmeadows Road Montpelier, VA 23912 [email protected]
SecretaryLaura Cole
1200 N. Coalter St.
Staunton, VA 24401
[email protected]
VCDA PresidentBrian Kelly
251 First Woods Drive Winchester, VA 22603[email protected]
VAMHE PresidentNancy Klein
5916 Pinehurst Point Virginia Beach, VA 23464[email protected]
Vice-PresidentJohn Brewington
600 Runnymeade Ct. Va Beach, VA 23542Jo[email protected]
TreasurerDoug Martin
607 Malcolm Place
Alexandria, VA 22302
[email protected]
VEMEA PresidentMaritza Sadowsky
VMEA President-ElectAnnamarie Bollino
VBODA PresidentDoug Spruill
VAMEA PresidentDanielle Roby

 Section Presidents and Ex-Officio

Position Name Email Address
VCDA - President (choral) Brian Kelly [email protected]
VAMHE - President (higher education) Nancy Klein [email protected]
VEMEA - President (elementary) Maritza Sadowsky [email protected]
VBODA - President (band & orch) Doug Spruill [email protected]
VBODA - Orchestra Rep Carrie Finnegan [email protected]
VAMEA - President (administrators) Danielle Roby [email protected]
NOTES - Editor & Business Manager (Journal) Merry Beth Hall [email protected]
Collegiate Advisor
Jennifer McDonel

[email protected]

Dept of Education - Specialist of Fine Arts    
Students w/Special Needs - Chair Alice Hammel [email protected]
Multi-Culture - Chair Cynthia Ramsey [email protected]
Government Relations Daniel Foose
Andy Necessary
Frank Sampson
[email protected]
[email protected]
[email protected]
Tri-M Chair Jonathan Schoepflin [email protected]
MIOSM Chair    
Conference Exhibits Jim Stegner [email protected]
Attorney Bret Zwerdling  
VHSL Executive Director Kenneth Tilley  
Creativity Chair Bruce Hammel [email protected]
Membership Chair

[email protected]

Guitar Council  Kevin Vigil  [email protected]
Secondary General Music Chair Glenn McCarthy [email protected]
Historian Jack Elgin [email protected]
Media Chair Drew Ross [email protected]

District Chairs

Title Last First Email
1 Miller Clint [email protected]
2 Rossettini Tim [email protected]
3 Sykes Jay    [email protected]
4 Cox Crystal [email protected]
5 Upton Daniel [email protected]
6 Schmitt Nicole [email protected]
7 Cari Belcher [email protected]
8 Parr Gordon [email protected]
9 Agee Anthony [email protected]
10 Engdahl Kevin [email protected]
11 Luley Michael [email protected]
12 Milhoan Sarah [email protected]
13 Hackworth Jason [email protected]
14 Cooper Rebecca [email protected]
15 Miller Rhonda [email protected]
16 Robbins Michelle [email protected]

Active Past Presidents on the Executive Board

Name Address Email Address
Michael Ehrlich 10088 Daniels Run Way, Fairfax  22030 [email protected]
Jack Elgin 1104 Ashley Drive, Chesapeake  22320 [email protected]
Linda Gammon 24759 Carbonate Terrace
Stone Ridge   20105
[email protected]
Terry Hall   [email protected]
Steve King 5250 Keffer Road, Catawba  24070 [email protected]
Scott Lambert 6026 Rollingwood St., Suffolk  23435 [email protected]
Diana Love 73 Quail Rd, Morgantown, WV 26508 [email protected]
Curtis Nolley 237 Divot Dr.,  Harrisonburg 22802 [email protected]
Dan Schoemmell PO Box 62, Basye  22810 [email protected]
Charlotte Smith 465 Chinquapin Trail, Christiansburg 24073 [email protected]

Council of Review

Title Last Name First Name Email

01-Instrumental Rep Isemann Jessica [email protected]
01-Choral Rep - Chair Miller Clint [email protected]
01-Elementary Rep Redmond Iris [email protected]
02-Choral Rep Pinto Corbin [email protected]
02-Elementary Rep Larson Corey [email protected]
02-Instrumental Rep - Chair Rossettini Tim [email protected]
03-Elementary Rep Broderick Meghan [email protected]
03-Instrumental Rep - Chair Syles Jay
[email protected]

03-Choral Rep Stephens Toneika [email protected]
04-Choral Rep  Duncan Robin [email protected]
04-Elementary Rep Crandall Annette [email protected]
04-Instrumental Rep - Chair Cox Crystal [email protected]
05-Choral Rep Dunlap Wesley [email protected]
05-Elementary Rep Smith Jennifer [email protected]
05-Instrumental Rep - Chair Upton Daniel [email protected]
06-Choral Rep - Chair Schmitt Nicole [email protected]
06-Elementary Rep Castro Stefan [email protected]us

06-Instrumental Rep  Allred Scott [email protected]
07-Elementary Rep Garlic Benjamin [email protected]
07-Choral Rep - Chair Belcher Cari
[email protected]

07-Instrumental Rep  Childress Logan [email protected]
08-Elementary Rep Marshall Cynthia [email protected]
08-Choral Rep - Chair Parr Gordon [email protected]
08-Instrumental Rep Higginbotham  Brett [email protected]

09-Elementary Rep Williams Dawn [email protected]
09-Choral Rep Stenson McKenna [email protected]
09-Instrumental Rep - Chair Agee   Anthony [email protected]
10-Choral Rep - Chair Redden-Liotta CJ [email protected]

10-Elementary Rep Lindsay Debra [email protected]
10-Instrumental Rep - Chair Engdahl Kevin [email protected]
11-Choral Rep Babcock Lynne [email protected]
11-Elementary Rep Dohse  Emily  [email protected]
11-Instrumental Rep - Chair Luley Michael [email protected]
12-Elementary Rep Satterwhite Lisette [email protected]
12-Choral Rep - Chair Milhoan Sarah [email protected]
12-Instrumental Rep Fisher Brian [email protected]
13-Choral Rep Blakovich Amber
[email protected]

13-Elementary Rep Vacant    
13-Instrumental Rep - Chair Hackworth Jason [email protected]
14-Instrumental Rep Mergen Lisa [email protected]
14-Choral Rep - Chair Cooper Rebecca [email protected]
14-Elementary Rep Ofstein Jennifer [email protected]
15-Elementary Rep Peabody Christian [email protected]
15-Choral Rep - Chair Miller Rhonda [email protected]
15-Instrumental Rep Addair Ryan [email protected]
16-Choral Rep Cini Cristin [email protected]
16-Elementary Rep Assetto Michele [email protected]
16-Instrumental Rep - Chair Robbins Michelle [email protected]

Past Presidents

Year Name Year Name
1944-1946 Sena Wood 1978-1980 John Savage
1946-1948 Sharon Hoose 1980-1982 Harriet Heath
1948-1950 Wendell Sanderson 1982-1984 David Solomon
1950-1952 Raymond Reed 1984-1986 Daniel Schoemmell
1952-1954 Gene Morlan 1986-1988 Betty Tabor
1954-1956 Sidney Berg 1988-1990 Charlotte Collins
1956-1957 Luroy Krumwiede 1990-1992 Robert Stamback
1957-1958 Leo Imperial 1992-1994 Stephen E. King
1958-1960 William Troxell 1994-1996 Diana B. Love
1960-1962 Bernard Busse 1996-1998 Davidson Burgess
1962-1964 Catherine Dycus 1998-2000 Scott Lambert
1964-1966 Alton Howell 2000-2002 Terry Austin
1966-1968 Paul Sanger 2002-2004 Linda Gammon
1968-1970 Donald Tennant 2004-2006 Charlotte Smith
1970-1972 Ruth Pace 2006-2008 Curtis Nolley
1972-1974 James Simmons 2008-2010 Michael Ehrlich
1974-1976 Dorris Hutton 2010-2012 Jack Elgin
1976-1978 Sidney Swiggett 2012-2014 Lois Castonguay
1974-1976 Dorris Hutton 2014-2016 Terry Hall

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