The Local Associations provide an important networking resource for the independent music teacher by providing:
- Opportunities for personal and professional growth including the development of teaching, communication and leadership skills.
- Opportunities to network with other music professionals in the community.
Performance and educational experiences for our students.
- Opportunities to work within the community to promote awareness of the value of music education for all individuals.
To join a WVMTA Local Association you must first join MTNA and WVMTA. You can do so by visiting the MTNA website. For more information on a local association near you contact any of the Local Association Chairs listed below. If there is no Local Association near you, contact any WVMTA officer or visit www.mtna.org for more information on how to establish a group in your community. We look forward to meeting you!
Looking for a teacher? Contact the Local Association Chair listed below, or visit our directory.
Click here for Local Association News and Events.
District I - Morgantown Area
Mary Ellen Morrison, Co-chair
Mary Alice Wilson, Co-chair
District II - Clarksburg Area
Robert Ellis, Chair
District III - Charleston Area
Vicki Cavendish, Chair
District IV - Mid-Ohio Valley Area
Barbara Heckert, Chair
District V - Huntington Area
DeNeil Hartley, Co-chair
Kimberly Wiebe, Co-chair
District VI - Eastern Panhandle Area
Dr. Yu-Hsuan Liao, Chair