Welcome To The MidAmerica Regional Website!

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 2015-2017 IDTAMA Executive Board:

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

National Ethics Rep.
An Coimisiun Rep.

Ann Lavin Cassidy, ADCRG
Maureen Dillon Yawger, TCRG
Mary Mayer McHugh, TCRG
Heather McClanahan Ackerman, ADCRG
Peggy Cannon, TCRG
Laura Stack Finn, ADCRG


Bernadette Dillon Gavin, ADCRG
Cormac O’Shea, TCRG