Northwest Division Slate


Cindy Peterson-Peart, NCTM, holds a BA degree in music from Willamette University and maintains a private piano studio in Beaverton, Oregon. She is president of Oregon MTA and will serve as MTNA’s State President’s Advisory Council chair for 2015–2016. She has held several positions at the state and local levels, including president and treasurer of Oregon’s largest local association. “MTNA has provided me countless opportunities for professional growth and development. I would gladly welcome the chance to give back to the organization and work with my esteemed colleagues toward the good of our members. Together we can really make a difference,” she says.



Mary Kaye Owen, NCTM, has been an independent piano teachers for over 30 years. An accompanist for local school and community choirs, she also is pianist at her church. Owen holds a bachelor’s degree from Multnomah University and an MA degree from the University of Washington. She is a past president of Washington State MTA and serves on the boards of two local associations. Owen serves in multiple capacities for MTNA state and division competitions. “I am eager to help accomplish MTNA’s mission by volunteering services to MTNA programs and providing professional support for colleagues and communities as the Northwest Division director-elect,” she says.


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Division Slates

MTNA is holding elections for Division Directors-elect who will serve on the Board of Directors during the 2018–2020 Biennium.

Click on a link to view the nominees for each Division.


East Central Division

Eastern Division

Northwest Division

South Central Division

Southern Division

Southwest Division

West Central Division