Board Of Directors

Please take a few minutes to familiarize yourself with our Board Members. Contact information for each member is provided below.

Wayne Mallette
President

Scotch Plains-Fanwood School District
667 Westfield Avenue
Scotch Plains, NJ 07076

Wayne Mallette

Vacant
President-Elect

William McDevitt
Executive Secretary-Treasurer

NJMEA
300 W. Somerdale Road Suite C
Voorhees, NJ 08043

Email: wmcdevittnjmea@gmail.com
Office: 856-433-8512
Fax: 856-229-7424

William McDevitt

Patrick O’Keefe
Past President

Absegami High School
201 S Wrangleboro Road
Galloway, NJ 08205

Patrick O’Keefe

Yale Snyder
CJMEA President

Monroe Township School District

Yale Snyder

Chris DeWilde
NJSMA President

Anthony Wayne MS

Chris DeWilde

Lori Ludewig
SJBODA President

Collingswood Middle School & Oaklyn School District

Lori Ludewig

David Taylor
SJCDA President

Northern Burlington Regional High School

David Taylor

Dennis Argul
Administration and Advocacy

School District of the Chathams,
Montclair State University,
Rutgers University Mason Gross School of the Arts,
and William Paterson University

Dennis Argul

Libby Gopal
Advocacy

East Orange Campus High School

Libby Gopal

Nancy Clasen
Band Festivals/Classroom Music

Thomas Jefferson Middle School
75 First Street
Lodi, NJ 07644

Nancy Clasen

Nick Mossa
Band Performance

Bridgewater Raritan High School
600 Garretson Rd.
Bridgewater Township, NJ 08807

Nick Mossa

Donna Marie Berchtold
Choral Festivals

Retired

Donna Marie Berchtold

Michael Doheny
Chorus Performance

Winslow Township High School

Michael Doheny

Joseph Cantaffa
Chorus/Orchestra/Jazz

Howell High School
405 Squankum-Yellowbrook Road
Farmingdale, NJ 07727

Joseph Cantaffa

Marie Malara
Conferences

34 Fanwood Drive
Sayreville, NJ 08872

Home: 732-238-0230 Cell: 732-887-2998

Marie Malara

Jayson Martinez
Guitar/Expanded Ensembles

Arts High School Newark
550 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard
Newark, NJ 07102


Jayson Martinez

Colleen Sears
Higher Ed/Research/Collegiate

The College of New Jersey
2000 Pennington Road
Ewing, NJ 08629

Colleen Sears

Shawna Longo
K-12 Ed Tech & Innovation

Durban Avenue School

Shawna Longo

James Frankel
Music Industry

MusicFirst
180 Madison Avenue, 24th Floor
New York, NY 10016

James Frankel

Susan Meuse
Orchestra Performance/Festivals

Hammarskjold Middle School
200 Rues Lane
East Brunswick, NJ 08816

Susan Meuse

Amy Burns
PreK-8 General Music

Far Hills Country Day School
Rt 202/Box 8
Far Hills, NJ 07931

Amy Burns

Kathy Spadafino
Retired Members/Mentorship

Kathy Spadafino

Maureen Butler
Special Learners

Lake Drive School
10 Lake Drive
Mountain Lakes, NJ 07046

Maureen Butler

Andrew Lesser
Advocacy-Special Projects

Burlington City School District
550 High Street
Burlington, NJ 08016

Andrew Lesser

Matthew Skouras
Website

Bergenfield High School
80 S Prospect Ave
Bergenfield, NJ 07621

Matthew Skouras

Katy Brodhead-Cullen
IDEA

Newark Public Schools

Katy Brodhead-Cullen

Miguel Bolivar
Jazz Liaison

Highland Park High School

Miguel Bolivar

Jodie Adessa
Summer PD

Morris Knolls High School

Jodie Adessa

Casey Goryeb
Summer PD

Dennis B O’Brien Elementary School

Casey Goryeb