SMEA is a non-profit cultural association that was incorporated in 1957. It acts as the voice for music educators, music directors and performers in Saskatchewan. SMEA is committed to supporting music education in the province and is recognized as the “Professional Development Network” for music education by the Saskatchewan Teachers Federation.
To promote the development of high standards of music and music education.
To exchange information and ideas with those interested in music.
To sponsor conventions, workshops, clinics and other means of musical development, information and vision.
Commitment to volunteer and community involvement as a volunteer based organization, comprised of a membership and elected Board of Directors who strive to work together towards the growth and development of its activities at a volunteer level.
Universal participation through leadership, membership, volunteers and access to organizational programs and services.
Partnership and cooperation in a coordinated approach with other music and arts related organizations to maximize use of available resources and ensure the continuum of high standards of music education.
Volunteer leadership, effective governance and organizational effectiveness by the expeditious use of scarce and valued resources, including human resources, to increase self reliance, growth, resource acquisition, adaptability, innovation, productivity, service, satisfaction and commitment at the local level.
Lottery recognition and promotion.
Board of Directors
DIRECTOR, REGION 2
DIRECTOR, REGION 6
DIRECTOR, REGION 3
DIRECTOR, REGION 7
DIRECTOR, REGION 4
DIRECTOR, REGION 1
DIRECTOR, REGION 5
SMEA Board Liaisons
REGION 1: Dara Schindelka
REGION 2: Michaila Jersak
REGION 3: Graeme Gilmore
REGION 4: Sharon Bates
REGION 5: Lauren Lohneis
REGION 6: Cindy Tootoosis
REGION 7: Brendan Dickie