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). 

2016 - 2017 Executive Board

Calvin Eng of Berklee College of Music

President Elect: 
Kayla McBrien of Anna Maria College

Vice President of Anna Maria College:  
Jenny Palmieri

Vice President of Berklee College of Music: 
Sofía Quiñones

Vice President of Lesley University:
Sarah Young

Mary Reinsch of Anna Maria College

Jocelyn Khoo of Berklee College of Music

Chair of Advocacy: 
Forrest Paquin of Berklee College of Music

Public Relations Chair: 
Alli Fox of Lesley University 

Student Advisor:  
Professor Christine Routhier of Lesley University