Chapter Leadership/Committees

Click on leadership positions to see the position description.
Click on Committee to see the committee description. 
Main Chapter Email: amtadc.massage@gmail.com

President 

Jaime Bernardo
301-370-8100
email Jaime

Board Member

Marcia Castrence
202-641-2281
email Marcia

Board Member

Bryan Harris
202-302-8831
email Bryan 

Secretary

Shawnna Shellington
202-560-4581
email Shawnna

Financial Administrator

Carole Dean
240-731-2620
email Carole

Delegate 

Aseel Hawi
202-596-5989
email Aseel

Delegate 

Yumna Kaluf
240-620-7040
email Yumna

 

 

Committees

Communications Committee

Melissa Martinie – Intermin Chair                                                                                                                                                                                   

Communicates information about upcoming events, continuing education, legislative issues, networking opportunities to the membership and local LMT’s.

Continuing Education Committee

Barbara Asare-Bediako – Chair                      

Coordinates continuing education for members in the DC area, focusing on DC LMT renewal requirements.

Membership Committee

Shawnna Shellington – Chair                                                                                                                                                                                               

Welcomes new members to the District, planning networking and social events, and helping ensure the chapter fulfills its service requirements for the membership.

Legislative Action/Government Relations Committee

Vacant                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           

Track and address issues with local regulation, licensing, zoning and issues that effect LMT’s practicing massage in the District.

National Massage Therapy Awareness Week DC Committee (NMTAW-DC)

 Vacant                      

Engage members to promote the massage therapy profession and their practices, as well as, educate the public by creating and/or participating in a community event.

 

 

Community Service Massage Team (CSMT)

Vacant

Manage operations of the CSMT and Emergency Response Massage Team, team leaders of each, and their volunteer team.