NVMTA Executive Committee  
PresidentAphrodite Mitsopoulou, NCTM
Vice-President/Student EventsMadalina Petric
Recording SecretaryTasha Locke
TreasurerLori Santos
Member-at-large through 2022Rachel Harmatuk
Member-at-large through 2022Ying Zhao
Member-at-large through 2023Bharati Soman
Executive Board
EventChairCo-Chairs
Achievement Awards: PianoLisa Emenheiser SarrattCha Young Park, Michelle Richardson and Boyd Sarratt (assistant), Amy Rothstein
Achievement Awards: StringsHeidi Joyeopen
Achievement Awards: VoicePeggy McNulty, NCTM Richard Wilmer
Achievement Awards: Woodwinds, Brass, PercussionClaire Eichhorn and Nancy Genovese
Bach/Baroque FestivalYi Shan, NCTMKate Moore, Silva Blazquez, Laura Bogart, Emily Barr
Composition CompetitionLibby McConnell, NCTM Sheila Epstein
Concerto Competition: PianoMiHyang JooAlex Chung
Concerto Competition: StringsMaribeth FrankRonda Cole
Concerto Competition: WoodwindsAlbert HuntNancy Genovese, Robert Little
Fall FestivalLisa WoldOxana Titova,Patty
Huff-Palumbo
General Recitals
Bomi Cha
Nancy Breth
Judged RecitalsAndrew Horowitz, NCTM , Cora Lee Khambatta and Darya Gabay (2019-2020) Strings: Shen-Pang Chien, Cheng-Yin Lin
Music TheaterNancy MacArthur SmithLaura Halick
Northern District AuditionsLori SantosDouglas Harrington, Caroline Hwangbo Kim
Piano Concerto Festival K-3Debra GunnersonJun Yang
Piano Concerto Festival 4-12Catherine Lim and Ellen Im
Jeri Bennett
Piano Ensemble FestivalMadalina PetricDiane Perett, NCTM, Barbara Cackler
Jazz/Improv FestivalKatherine NiemannSheila Epstein
Skills Day: KeyboardDouglas HarringtonKate Moore
Skills Day: Single LineDr. Robert LittleClaire Eichhorn
Sonata FestivalTasha LockeLai-Lan Ko, NCTM, Dominique Shim
Spring FestivalMarilynne JostSucheta Damle and Julie Hixon
Theory Mastery DayNarciso SoleroDavid Kosutic, Maiko Chiba
Young Artist MusicalesAmy Rothstein
Advertising ManagerYing Zhao
Caring CommitteeVirginia Moore, NCTM
CertificatesDaniel LeeRuriko Osawa
Competition Resource and InformationJim Litzelman, NCTM
Financial Assistance AwardsEve Ginnett, NCTM
FundraisingDouglas Harrington
HistorianMarilynne Jost
HospitalityAnnie Hill
IT Liaisons: mtfest.com, websiteRene Johnson, NCTM Jeri Bennett, NCTM
Ruriko Osawa
MembershipAmy Rothstein
MusicLink LiaisonRachel Sarrano, Peggy Newhall, NCTM
Nominating CommitteeAlbert Hunt, ChairMarina Chamasyan, Douglas Harrington, Andrew Horowitz, Ann Lee
OmbudsmanJulie Slingerland, NCTM
ParliamentarianClaudia Libero
Piano Maintenance CommitteeLisa Emenheiser
Sarratt
Professional Development GrantsDiane Perett, NCTM Vicki Wyatt
Professional Growth and CertificationDiane Perett, NCTM
ProgramsLibby McConnell, NCTM and Alina Kirshon Goldman
Scholarship Endowment FundEve Ginnett, NCTM Debra Gunnerson, NCTM
Strings LiaisonHelen Fall
Teacher ReferralEmily Barr
Used Music SalesGreg Genter
VFMC RepresentativeSuzanne Smith
Voice LiaisonPeggy McNulty, NCTM
Website Assistant: DirectoryAmy Rothstein
Website Assistant:
Calendar and Social Media
Shauna Leavitt
Website: BlogTasha Locke
Website: Bulletin BoardYing Zhao
Winner's Recitals: Judged RecitalsYoshinori Hosaka
Woman's Club of Arlington RentalsRachel Harmatuk
Woodwinds LiaisonRobert Little