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Tracey King (Taylor, Michigan) - President
Gina Selvaggi (Vaughan, Ontario) - 1st Vice President
Owner and music director of Musaic School of Music, Virginia Gina Selvaggi received the R.A.V.E award as 2012 Music Educator from the City of Vaughan. Virginia earned her degree in Mathematics from York University while continuing her studies in music through the Royal Conservatory of Music. With 27 years of teaching and performance experience, Virginia has also taken on roles as adjudicator and clinician. Virginia has been the Contest Director for the American Guild of Music since 2010 and currently sits on the Board of Directors as the 1st Vice President.
Julie Kopasz (Harrison Township, Michigan) - 2nd Vice President
Dan Miner (Houston, Texas) - Treasurer
Dan holds degrees from Michigan State University in both music education and piano. He has performed both solo piano and organ recitals as well as chamber music recitals in both the United States and Italy. As an educator he maintains a private piano studio, authors teaching resources for secondary-level music educators, and is a high school choir director in the Houston metropolitan area. He avidly promotes new practices and ideas in music education, technology in the classroom, and incorporation of popular music into the curriculum. He is also a regular accompanist in both sacred and secular settings. At AGM, Dan has been involved as a student, teacher, volunteer, judge, and now member of the Board of Directors. He serves as AGM’s Treasurer and Assistant Convention Manager.