Who We Are
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).
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.
To support the professional effectiveness of individual members and provide a collective voice for leadership on issues affecting arts education.
To achieve quality, comprehensive, sequential, standards-based education in the arts for all students PreK-20.
Joyce Huser, Kansas
Tom Tobias, Missouri
Lana Hallmark, Arkansas
Debbie DeFrain, Nebraska
Members at Large:
Cathy Jensen, Utah
Dustin Loehr, Arizona
Dale Schmid, New Jersey
Julie Palkowski, Wisconsin
Contact SEADAE Members
Email firstname.lastname@example.org to get in touch with members and submit questions to SEADAE.
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
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