Commission Alerts – February 2019



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The Commission on Massage Therapy Accreditation (COMTA) would like to bring your attention to the following important announcement as a result of its February 13 & 15, 2019 Commission meeting:


Commissioner Elizabeth Pugh Resigns Post

The Commission wishes to announce the resignation of Commissioner Elizabeth Pugh and thank her for her contributions.  Ms. Pugh was appointed as the Employer representative in October 2018.  She has since had to close her massage business so is no longer eligible to serve in this role.  The Commission wishes to thank Elizabeth for her service, which may have been brief but very valuable and appreciated.  The COMTA Commission and staff wish her well and hope she may be involved in the future.

The Employer post will remain vacant until another Employer representative can be appointed.  Please contact Acting Executive Director Dawn Hogue at if you are interested in serving.


COMTA Pre-Conference Session at AFMTE Educational Congress

You’re invited! Please join COMTA staff and Commissioners at the AFMTE 2019 Educational

Congress this July in the city of brotherly love. COMTA will hold a FREE Pre-Conference session on Wednesday, July 24, 2019 – from 2pm – 5pm. We will host an informative, engaging and fun session exploring “Accreditation as a Pillar of Education: Endorsed Curriculum, Specialized Accreditation.” No formal registration is required and the session is open to all who attend the Congress.

To see the full Congress schedule, location and other details, follow the link:

 For additional information concerning this memorandum, please contact Dawn Hogue, Acting Executive Director of COMTA, at 202-688-6790, or via email at  You may also email the chair of the Commission at  Be sure to check the COMTA website regularly for actions and alerts.  The Commission updates all pertinent actions and alerts on its website.

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