Region 9: Nassau


Region 9 Counties

Region 5 Leadership
Chair: Jennifer LaCava    
Board of Trustees Rep: Jennifer LaCava
Alternate BOT Reps: Lisa Federici & Craig Mateyunas
Secretary: Janis Boremski
Treasurer:  Beth Brody

Workshop & Exhibit Chair:  Lisa Federici
Portfolio Chairs: Janis Boremski & Jane Berzner
Art in Heart Co-Chairs: Elizabeth Nafte & Michelle Lesser

We hope our members and your families are staying safe and healthy during these trying times. Please feel free to reach out to your Region 9 leadership if you have any questions, concerns or ideas that you would like to see our region offer this membership.

Current News & Events

New York State Art Teachers Association 

Region 9

presents the

Art in HeART
Student & Members Art Exhibit
2022 Virtual Edition

The impact of Covid-19 has resulted in a temporary shift to an all-virtual exhibit. For the safety and comfort of all during this unprecedented pandemic, the Art in HeART Student Art Exhibit will remain 100% virtual through 2022.

We invite administrators, students, families & friends to enjoy this 13-year tradition by the New York State Art Teachers Association Region 9 as we continue to celebrate the amazing artwork of our Nassau County children and the importance of the visual arts & quality art education programs for our students.


Thank you to participating districts:

Bellmore-Merrick Central High School District
East Rockaway  School District
East Williston UFSD 
Farmingdale UFSD
Garden City School District
Hewlett-Woodmere Public Schools 
Hicksville Public Schools
Locust Valley CSD
Massapequa Public Schools
New Hyde Park-Garden City Park School District
North Bellmore UFSD
Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD
Syosset CSD
Valley Stream Central High School
Valley Stream #13
Valley Stream #24
Wantagh UFSD

Student K-12 Exhibit:

Members Exhibit: 



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