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The Teacher Advisory Group will support the Center’s efforts to deepen educational impact in history, visual art, science, and performing arts through its insight, expertise, and advocacy. The Teacher Advisory Group will provide feedback and input in relation to current programs, communication materials, educator resources, and future program development. The Teacher Advisory Group will support the Center’s Education Department by meeting 2-3 times throughout the school year for discussion sessions at the Center and will also be asked to participate in surveys and review educational materials.


  • Free admission for participating teachers during the school year with Teacher Advisory Group badge
  • $50 voucher for an outreach or field trip for your class to be used during the school year
  • Free teacher professional development admission
  • Acknowledgement on the Midland Center for the Arts website



  • One school year commitment
  • Attend 2-3 meetings per year
  • Patriciate in periodic surveys, offer input on materials and programs, attend occasional pilot program feedback sessions
  • Remain up-to-date on Center education offerings in order be an advocate in the community


How to Join

  • Interested teachers should email the Midland Center for the Arts at with:
    • Description of current role, including grade level(s) taught and subject taught
    • Current school name and district
    • List of past experience with the Midland Center for the Arts

We are grateful for the support of our 2020-2021 Teacher Advisory Group members!

Denise Leibold Amy Sabourin
Stephanie Gessford Beth Pufahl
Julie Kreh Stephanie Verner
Nicole Rausch Cheldrod Haynes
Christine Brillhart Rich Van Tol
Katie Butzu Wendy Lewis
Rebecca Field Nicole Roberts
Mark Francisco