The Irish Dance Teachers Association of Mid-America (IDTAMA) is a member-based organization comprised of teachers and adjudicators registered in 14 US States: Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Dakota and Wisconsin.

All members are certified by and registered with An Coimisiun Le Rinci Gaelacha, and are registered with the North American Irish Dance Teacher’s Association.

The 2019-2021 IDTAMA Executive Board:

Regional Director – Maureen Dillon Yawger, TCRG
Vice Regional Director – Ann Lavin Cassidy, ADCRG
Treasurer – Heather Timm, ADCRG
Corresponding Secretary – Mary Mayer McHugh, TCRG
Recording Secretary – Mary Laffey Beemsterboer, TCRG
Sergeant at Arms- Heather McClanahan Ackerman, ADCRG


National Ethics Rep – Bernadette Dillon Gavin, ADCRG
CLRG Rep – Cormac O’Se