OCU Professor elected President-Elect of MTNA
Rebecca Grooms Johnson, NCTM, is a nationally respected leader in the field of piano pedagogy. She holds a PhD degree in Music Education, specializing in Piano Pedagogy from The Ohio State University. Dr. Johnson is an experienced independent piano teacher of all ages and levels of students, and has taught piano, class piano, piano pedagogy, and music theory for many years at the university level. A member of the Music Teachers National Association (MTNA) for almost 30 years, she holds the Permanent Professional Certification designation.
Dr. Johnson has served MTNA in numerous local, state and national leadership positions. At the national level, she served as Vice-President of the Board of Directors from 2011 – 2013, Conference Chair of the 2012 New York City National Conference and the 2013 Anaheim California National Conference, and President-elect from 2013 - 2015. Rebecca currently serves as MTNA National President and will hold the office from March of 2015 to 2017. She will serve as Immediate Past President from 2017—2019.