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 Mid-America Region is excited to host the 2020 NAFC Championships:

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The 2019-2021 IDTAMA Executive Board:

Regional Director
Vice Regional Director
Corresponding Secretary
Recording Secretary
Sergeant at Arms

National Ethics Rep.
An Coimisiun Rep.

Maureen Dillon Yawger, TCRG
Ann Lavin Cassidy, ADCRG
Heather Timm, ADCRG
Mary Mayer McHugh, TCRG
Mary Laffey Beemsterboer, TCRG
Heather McClanahan Ackerman, ADCRG,


Bernadette Dillon Gavin, ADCRG
Cormac O’Shea, TCRG