State Education Agency Directors of Arts Education (SEADAE) consists of those persons at state education agencies whose responsibility is education in the arts (Dance, Media Arts, Music, Theatre, and Visual Arts).

Our Mission
To support the professional effectiveness of individual members and provide a collective voice for leadership on issues affecting arts education

Our Purpose
To achieve quality, comprehensive, sequential, standards-based education in the arts for all students PreK-20

Executive Committee

Dale Schmid, New Jersey

Vice President:
Dustin Loehr, Arizona

Cathy Jensen, Utah

Maggie Anderson, Rhode Island

Members at Large:
Limeul Eubanks, Mississippi
Angela Matsuoka, Iowa

President Elect:
Jessica Booth , Georgia

Past President:
Joyce Huser, Kansas

Regional Representation

New England - Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Vermont

Mid-Atlantic - Delaware, D.C., Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia

South - Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee

Midwest - Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, Wisconsin

Mid-America - Arkansas, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, Oklahoma, Texas

Western I: Alaska, Arizona, California, Hawaii, Northern Mariana Islands, Oregon, Washington

Western II: Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah, Wyoming

Contact SEADAE Members

Email projectmanager@seadae.org to get in touch with members and submit questions to SEADAE.

SEADAE does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, national origin, age or disability in admission or access to or employment in its programs and activities.