School of Music alumna, Dr. Ann Usher, named President-Elect of Ohio Music Education Association
The Ohio Music Education Association is the third largest of 52 state affiliates of the National Association for Music Education. It's mission is to the advance music education by encouraging the study and making of music by all. Members of OMEA are active throughout the state of Ohio, serving more than 1.8 million public school students in over 600 school districts and 50 colleges and universities. Every year, the organization hosts the Professional Development Conference where music educators and students gather from across the state for 3 days. Activities of this conference include workshops, panel discussions, presentation, networking events, performances by the All-State ensembles and invited guests, and more.