AMTA – New Jersey 2016 State Convention Recap

The 2016 AMTA – New Jersey State Convention was held in Somerset on Saturday, May 14, 2016 & Sunday, May 15, 2016. Our continuing education class, “Unique Aspects of Whiplash Syndrome” ( a 12 CE class) was presented by Judith Delany. Once again, Delany received top reviews from those in attendance. We would like to thank Ms. Delany and our sponsors; Performance Health and Massage Warehouse for their generosity. And thank you to those of you who spent your weekend with us.



The following positions were up for elections this year: President, 2nd Vice President, Secretary (each for a 2 year term), Treasurer ( 1 year term), 3 Delegate positions (2 year term) and 5 Alternate Delegates (1 year term.)

Our 2nd Annual ONLINE Elections yielded a 5.9% voter turn out of members eligible to vote. The results are as follows:

  • President – Kathy D Borsuk*
  • 2nd Vice President – Earline Fair
  • Secretary – Vacant**
  • Treasurer – Adrienne Asta
  • Delegate – Yathyra Portilla & 2 Vacant**
  • Alternate Delegate – 5 Vacant

Welcome new and returning volunteers!

When a position remains vacant from membership elections, the position moves to a board elected position.
*Kathy Borsuk (served the 2014-2016 term as President) will remain Chapter President by default until she resigns and the board will elect a new Chapter President, or until elections.
** Secretary and Delegate positions now move to board elections.

If you are interested in serving on the Chapter Board and Delegates, please download and complete the application. Send it along with your resume to Kathy at President.AMTANJ@gmail.com by Friday, June 10, 2016. Please click on position titles for position description.


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Massage Therapy Research at AMTA National Convention

Attend the AMTA 2016 National Convention, October 26-29 in Milwaukee, to learn about cutting-edge massage therapy research you can apply in your practice.

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Intro to Pediatric Oncology Massage

Examine the considerations that will help you succeed when providing massage therapy to children with cancer and their families.

Introduction to Pediatric Oncology Massage | 3 Credit Hours

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Call for Research Posters

AMTA is proud to collaborate with the Massage Therapy Foundation on the 18th annual poster session at the AMTA 2016 National Convention.

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