National Officers

2018 – 2020 Executive Officers


Margaret Johnson

First Vice President
Doni Lystra

Second Vice President
Anne White

Recording Secretary
Joy Thornton Walter

Interim Treasurer
Judy Park


Appointed Officers

Annual Session Coordinator: Shari Upbin

Bylaws/Policies & Procedures/Standing Rules: Mary Ann Osborne

Chaplain: Charles Altman

High School Program: TBA

Historian: Sarah Moore

Liaisons for Award Winners & Career Opportunities:
Doni Lystra

Liaison for Contestants: TBA

Liaison for Members at Large: Susan Stair Stevens

Literature Chair: Carey Wall

NSAL Trustees Chair: Judy Park

Newsletter Editor: President Margaret Johnson (Periodic Newsletters)

Parliamentarian: Barbara Branscum

Strategic Planning: Anne White

The 2020 Call to Meeting Newsletter: Metropolitan Chicago editor

The Annual Report Editor: Judy Park

The Record Editor/Content: Carey Wall

Winston Scholarship Steering Committee Chair: Doni Lystra

Winston Two Dimensional Art Scholarship:
Norman A Brown
Twyla Martins

Winston Classical Voice Scholarship:
Judy Martorelli


Other Award & Scholarship Opportunities

Dorothy Lincoln Smith Awards in Voice

Dorothy Lincoln Smith, Chair

NSAL’s Iowa Young Writer’s Studio Sponsorship
Carey Wall, Chair

NSAL/School of the Arts Institute of Chicago (SAIC) Scholarship Program
Doni Lystra, Chair


Annual Award Competitions


National Competition will be held in Chicago, IL
Chairs TBA

2021: DANCE

National Competition will be held in Pittsburgh, PA
Chairs TBA