Welcome to the official website of the North Dakota Chapter of American String Teachers Association! We are an organization of string and orchestra teachers and players, helping to further string education in North Dakota.
The American String Teachers Association, founded more than 60 years ago, is a membership organization for string and orchestra teachers and players, helping them to develop and refine their careers. ASTA's members range from budding student teachers to artist-status performers. The organization provides a vast array of services, including instrument insurance, an award-winning scholarly journal, discounts on publications and resources, annual professional development opportunities, and access to collegial network of colleagues throughout the string profession.
ASTA is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization.
If you are interested in joining NDSTA, please click here or contact one of our board members for more information.
President: Suzanne Larson, Middle School Orchestra Director in West Fargo, ND Email Suzanne
Vice President: Kari Moen, Orchestra Director in Minot, ND Email Kari
Secretary/Treasurer: Jennifer Michalenko, Orchestra Director in Jamestown, ND Email Jennifer
Member at Large: Jeremy Overbeck, Orchestra Director in Bismarck, ND Email Jeremy
Member at Large/Webmaster: Allison Burggraff, Middle School Orchestra Director in Fargo, ND Email Allison