The Board

 

The AmSAT Mission

To establish the Alexander Technique as a basic and recognized resource for health, productivity, and well-being.

AmSAT Board of Directors 2019-2020

Lisa Levinson

Chair Elect

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  • AmSAT Board of Directors, Chair: July 2018 - June 2019
  • AmSAT Board of Directors, Chair Elect: July 2017 - July 2018
  • AmSAT Board of Directors, Treasurer: June 2016 - July 2018
  • AmSAT Government Relations Committee Chair: April 2011 - June 2015
  • AmSAT Certified, ATAA 2009
  • On Faculty at Carnegie Mellon University, School of Drama, School of Music
  • Private teaching practice in Pittsburgh, PA
  • Violinist in Edgewood Symphony Orchestra
  • Other interests: Music, hiking, cycling, cooking
  • MBA degree from the University of Pittsburgh

Holly Rocke

Secretary

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  • AmSAT Board of Directors Secretary: June 2017 - present
  • AmSAT Board of Directors, Member-at-Large serving on/appointed to the EC: January - June 2017
  • AmSAT Certified, Alexander Technique Urbana, Urbana, IL: 2006
  • Professor of Theatre, Eureka College: 2002-Present
  • MFA, Acting - Illinois State University, Normal, IL  2002
  • BS, Theatre and Mathematics - Eureka College, Eureka, IL 1999

Rick Carbaugh

Treasurer

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  • AmSAT Borad of Directors Treasurer: July 2018 - present
  • AmSAT Board of Directors Past Chair: June 2018 - July 2018
  • AmSAT Board of Directors Chair: June 2014 - June 2017
  • AmSAT Board of Directors Chair-Elect: February 2014 - June 2014
  • AmSAT Member-at-Large: June 2013 - February 2014
  • Director, Alexander Technique Urbana, Urbana, IL
  • AmSAT Certified, Urbana Center for the Alexander Technique, 1994
  • 30+ years business experience in Restaurant Management
  • BA English, Psychology minor - Grinnell College, Grinnell IA

Lisa DeAngelis, Member-at-Large

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  • AmSAT Board of Directors, Member-at-Large: July 2019 - present
  • AmSAT Chair, Management Review Committee: 2015 - present
  • Organizer/Assistant to the Directors of the 9th International AT Congress, Limerick, Ireland, 2015
  • Organizer/Assistant, Presence in Performance Workshop, Pomona College, Pasadena, CA, 2015
  • Faculty Member, Alexander Technique with Elm City ChamberFest in New Haven, CT, 2015-2017
  • Organizer/Teacher, Alexander Technique Workshops International in Malibu, CA and Winston-Salem, NC 2013-2015
  • Organizational Coordinator for Rachel Zahn's "Experiencing the Embodied Mind" Project in Gargonza, Italy, 2013
  • AmSAT Chair, ACGM and ACGM Planning Committee, Chicago, 2013
  • AmSAT Certified Alexander Technique Training with Joan and Alex Murray at Alexander Technique Center Urbana (ATCU) 2009
  • Private teaching practice in Chicago since 2010
  • Co-founder, Chicago Alexander Teachers (CAT)
  • President, Lyric Opera of Chicago's Young Professionals Board, 2017-present 
  • BME in Music Education (Voice) from University of Illinois - Urbana Champaign

Matthew Dubroff, Member-at-Large

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  • AmSAT Board of Directors, Member-at-Large: June 2014 - present
  • ACGM Coordinator, 2005
  • Alexander Technique Certified from ATTC-VA, 2002
  • Founding Member and performer, Theatre Nohgaku, 2000 - present
  • Teacher of Wu Style Tai Ji, 1999 - present
  • Professor of Theatre, Hampden-Sydney College, 1999 - present
  • Monbusho Scholarship for Post-Graduate Studies, Japan, 1997 - 1999
  • M.F.A., Asian Theatre Performance, The University of Hawai'i at Manoa, 1997
  • B.A. Theatre, Williams College, 1990

Wes Howard, Member-at-Large

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  • AmSAT Board of Directors, Member-at-Large: July 2019 - present

Claire Rechnitzer, Member-at-Large

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  • AmSAT Board of Directors, Member-at-Large: July 2019 – present
  • AmSAT News/Journal Team Member 2010 – 2012
  • AmSAT Certified, ATOC 2008
  • Private Teaching Practice in Cincinnati OH
  • Goldsmith, Gemologist, Content Provider for Jewelry Industry
  • Other Interests: Sightseeing, Hiking, Gardening, Reading
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