Thran has served as president of the Arizona State MTA and held various board positions in NNMTA, EVMTA and ASMTA
. Her students have won numerous state and local competitions and have represented Arizona in the MTNA Southwest Divisions Competitions.
Thanks to Linda Holzer for organizing a recital benefiting ASMTA
. The recital, held on October 14, 2006, at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, featured performers from nine Arkansas colleges and universities.
also expresses gratitude to Dan Dykema who served so well as treasurer for many years.
She is MTNA FOUNDATION chair and serves on ASMTA
's board of directors.
The recently completed Arkansas MTA (ASMTA
) Curriculum Theory and Musicianship Guide will be used beginning spring 2006.
Deepest sympathy is expressed to ASMTA
President Peggy Lewis for the loss of her husband.