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Community

Maestra prioritizes building community among its members.
One of our fastest-growing programs is our REGIONAL AND AFFINITY GROUPS, co-led by Program Heads Kat Sherrell and Julia Thornton.

The hubs for our Community Groups are currently based on Facebook. To join one of our Facebook communities, please click the appropriate link below. If you’re interested in joining a group but you’re not currently on Facebook, please reach out to the group’s moderator(s) to be added to the mailing list or the appropriate Slack channel, where available.

REGIONAL GROUPS

Moderators:
Maestra NY/NJ/CT — Carrie Caffrey and Georgia Stitt
Maestra Northern California — Eryn Allen and Alicia Jeffery
Maestra LA and Southern California — Amy Englehardt and Kat Sherrell
Maestra Midwest — Rachel Woods and Julie McBride
Maestra New England — Bethany Aiken and J. Kathleen Castellanos
Maestra Nashville — Lori Casteel and Kelsi Fulton
Maestra UK — Caroline Humphris, Laura Bangay, Arlene McNaught, and Fran Fenech
Maestra Pacific Northwest — Julia Thornton and Aimee Hong
Maestra Australia — Carmel Dean and Laura Tipoki
Maestra Canada — Christine Lee and Orian Israelsohn
Maestra Mid-Atlantic (DC) — Valerie Higgs and Marci Shegogue
Maestra Southeast — Amanda Wansa Morgan and Fuji Fujimoto

AFFINITY GROUPS

Moderators:
Maestra MDs — Alyssa Kay Thompson and Georgia Stitt
Maestra Moms — Lauren Cregor and Anna Dagmar
Student Maestras — Meg Zervoulis and Alexandra Bellhaven
Maestra Pride — Julianne Merrill
Maestra Composers/Lyricists — Pearl Rhein and Koryn Orcutt

COMMITTEES and VOLUNTEERS

You can also get involved by joining one of these committees or by signing up to be a general volunteer.
Please send an inquiry email to [email protected].

Amplify Event Planning (TBD, chair)
Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Access (Faye Chiao, chair)
Development (Laura Ivey, chair, and Casey Berner, Director of Development)
Programming (Georgia Stitt, chair)
Volunteers (Carrie Caffrey and Lorin Green, coordinators)