AMTA Regions and Student Organizations

When you join AMTA, regional membership is automatically included with national membership.  The region to which you belong is determined by the state of your primary mailing address. See below to find out your region or scroll down and click to go to regional websites or find regional president information.

Great Lakes Region

  • Illinois
  • Indiana
  • Michigan
  • Minnesota
  • Ohio
  • Wisconsin

President: Debbie Bates, MMT, LCAT, MT-BC

Great Lakes Regional Conference             
April 11-15, 2018
Ypsilanti, Michigan
"Embracing Every Note: Celebrating Diversity in Music Therapy"
Great Lakes Region Association of Music Therapy Students

Mid-Atlantic Region

  • Delaware
  • District of Columbia
  • Maryland
  • New Jersey
  • New York
  • Pennsylvania
  • Virginia
  • West Virginia

President: Michael Viega, PhD, LCAT, MT-BC

Mid-Atlantic Regional Conference
April 11-14, 2018
Pittsburgh, PA
For more information visit:
Mid-Atlantic Region Association of Music Therapy Students

Midwestern Region

  • Colorado
  • Iowa
  • Kansas
  • Missouri
  • Montana
  • Nebraska
  • North Dakota
  • South Dakota
  • Wyoming

President: Andrew Knight, PhD, MT-BC

Midwestern Regional Conference
March 15-18, 2018
Iowa City, IA
For more information visit:

New England Region

  • Connecticut
  • Maine
  • Massachusetts
  • New Hampshire
  • Rhode Island
  • Vermont

President: Judy Engel, MMT, LCAT, MT-BC

New England Regional Conference           
April 19-21, 2018
At the Waters Edge       
Westbrook, CT
For more information visit:
New England Region Association of Music Therapy Students

Southeastern Region

  • Alabama
  • Arkansas
  • Florida
  • Georgia
  • Kentucky
  • Louisiana
  • Mississippi
  • North Carolina
  • South Carolina
  • Tennessee
  • Puerto Rico
  • US Virgin Islands

President: Christine Leist, PhD, MT-BC

Southeastern Regional Conference
April 11-13, 2018
Chattanooga, TN
For more information visit:

Southwestern Region

  • New Mexico
  • Oklahoma
  • Texas

President: Christine Neugebauer, MS, LPC, MT-BC

Southwestern Regional Conference
April 5-7, 2018
Lubbock, TX
For more information visit:

Western Region

  • Alaska
  • Arizona
  • California
  • Hawaii
  • Idaho
  • Nevada
  • Oregon
  • Utah
  • Washington
  • Guam
  • American Samoa
  • Mariana Islands

President: Kymla Eubanks, MM, MT-BC

Western Regional Conference

February 26-March 3, 2018
Ontario, CA

For more information visit:

AMTA Student Organization

  • Includes all Student and Graduate Student Members of AMTA

President: Jamela Brown