The New England Region of the American Music Therapy Association Students


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This website is used to help NER-AMTAS strive to increase student participation, promote communication between members, and create a positive union of students within the region. NER-AMTAS develops, fosters, and promotes cooperation with the New England Region of the American Music Therapy Association, herein referred to as NER-AMTA, and other related professional organizations in activities that concern the music therapy profession and enhance the education of NER-AMTAS members.

NER-AMTAS is comprised of all students attending schools within the American Music Therapy Association (AMTA) approved music therapy programs of the New England Region, including the states of Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont. 

The three schools include:

Anna Maria College (Paxton, MA)

Berklee College of Music (Boston, MA)

and Lesley University (Cambridge, MA). 

2017 - 2018 Executive Board

Kayla McBrien of Anna Maria College

President Elect: 
Alison Dagger of Lesley University

Vice President of Anna Maria College:  
Emily Hawley

Vice President of Berklee College of Music: 
Meera Sinha

Vice President of Lesley University:
Jessica MacLean

Mary Reinsch of Anna Maria College

Kathlynn Sell of Berklee College of Music

Chair of Advocacy: 
Bryanna Tobin of Anna Maria College

Public Relations Chair: 
Laura Sekarputri of Berklee College of Music 

Student Advisor:  
Professor Kayla Daly of Lesley University and Anna Maria College