Meet the Candidates: AMS 2020 Board Elections & TES Elections

FEBRUARY 10, 2020—Learn about the Montessori educators and advocates who will be running for office in upcoming elections for the AMS Board of Directors and AMS Teacher Education Section.

Elections are now open. All members were sent an email with a unique link to the ballot on March 10, 2020. If you are a member and did not receive the email, please email for AMS Board of Directors

Click on the links below to view candidate videos, read their videos, and more.

Board-Nominated Slate

Candidates: Thomas Emery, Anita Hanks, Hilary Green

Professional Directors

There are 3 open seats and 6 candidates.
Candidates: Aimee Allen, Kimberly Bednarek, Sara Bloomberg, Iana Phillips, Mary Beth Ricks, Pat Dorton Werner

Board Elections Candidate Forum

On Monday April 6, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM ET, join us on Zoom to meet the candidates. No need to register. Just click the Zoom link at meeting time.

More Information

AMS individual and organization members can vote in these elections. For more information. visit the AMS 2020 Board of Directors Elections webpage.

Elections for the AMS Teacher Educators Section


There are 2 open seats and 2 candidates.

Candidates: Mary MacIntosh, Rosemary Quaranta

More Information

AMS-affiliated teacher education programs can vote in these elections. Directors can log in to read more in the TEP Director Resources section of our website.