Dear MAA members,

After two years of discussion, (click here to see minutes from the steering committee) we are in the final stages of formalizing a merger of our organization with the Michigan Audiology Coalition (MAC) on M.A.C. Avenue conference planning committee.   The MAA executive board has approved the merger resolution and it is now time for members to weigh in. 

In the next week you will receive notification of a special meeting for members to cast their vote regarding the merger.  The notification will be mailed by standard US Mail from the law office managing the legal aspects of the merger (Bowen, Radabaugh & Milton, PC).  Click the following links to read the notification and adjoining information. 
Attachment A
Exhibit A
Plan of Merger

Restated By-laws and Standing Rules

The meeting will be held immediately following MAA’s regular business meeting at the MAC on M.A.C. conference on Friday, October 16 at the East Lansing Marriott.  The regular business meeting is scheduled to begin at 7:00 a.m. with the special meeting scheduled to begin at 8:00 am. 

If you do not plan to attend the membership meeting, instructions on how to vote by proxy will be included in the mailing.  Please review and complete these materials.  We need as many members as possible to participate in this important vote. 

Please feel free to email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. should you have any concerns or questions. 


CEU Opportunity: WMU's VanRiper Lecture Series

Western Michigan University's Department of Speech Pathology and Audiology is proud to present the 2015 Van Riper Lecture Series to be held on September 18, 2015 on the topic of Tinnitus:  Assessment and Management and given by Dr. Robert Sweetow.  0.6 CEUs are available. 

For further information or to register online, please visit  You can also register by completing this form by September 4, 2015 with your check or money order payable to Western Michigan University.







a map and directions



a registration form



information, including accommodation options

For additional information, please contact Office

Associate Paula Armstrong, WMU Department of

Speech Pathology & Audiology.

Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Phone: (269) 387-8045

Fax: (269) 387-8044






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