Leadership

OFFICE OF THE DIRECTOR

Chapter Director

Matthew Judy is a liturgical drummer, brass player, baritone, and technologist. He rings handbells with The Bells of St. Mary, and as an aspiring liturgical composer, he creates and adapts music for use in his parish, St. John XXIII in Canal Winchester, OH. He holds a seat on the NPM National Council as Chair of the Ensemble Interest Section, and he serves the NPM National Committee for Chapters as Coordinator of its Technology Subcommittee. Professionally, Matthew is a Solution Architect in the Digital Innovation group at JPMorgan Chase & Co. His technological career began in 1993, and includes software product development and user experience design work for companies such as Apple, Netscape, and AOL.

Assistant to the Director

Aimee Judy is an alto at St. John XXIII in Canal Winchester, OH, and she rings handbells with The Bells of St. Mary.  She owns and operates Encore Media, a boutique videography and media production studio in Dublin, OH, and she was a Product Specialist and Beta Program Manager for Pro Apps at Apple Inc. Her collegiate course of study was Music Education, at the University of Akron.

DEPARTMENTAL OFFICES

Programming

Coordinator

Amanda Walker Amanda is an ensemble director at St. Mary in the German Village neighborhood of Columbus. She is a published composer of handbell music (GIA), and director of The Bells of St. Mary, a five-octave handbell choir which performs at year-round events and has been featured in many NPM National Convention Handbell Festivals. Amanda is a member of the Spirit of Columbus choir, which performs at events such as the Harmony Project. Professionally, Amanda is a Family Nurse Practitioner.

Hospitality

Coordinator

Cindi Goldhaber is the Director of Liturgical Music, primary piano accompanist, and ensemble director at Saint John XXIII in Canal Winchester, OH.  She sits on the Standing Committee of the NPM National Ensemble Interest Section.  Now retired from her career in education, she most recently worked for Pickerington Schools as both Curriculum Coordinator and Principal of Pickerington North High School.

Assistant Coordinator

Rebecca Rammel

Treasury

Coordinator

Mark Shaffer is a tenor and trumpet player at St. John XXIII in Canal Winchester, OH. He also rings handbells with The Bells of St. Mary. His professional efforts encompass a broad range of technological projects, including work for Lucent and Bell Labs.  He is currently engaged as a developer of software tools and processes for Nationwide Insurance.

Membership

Coordinator

Elizabeth Carle is the Director of Music at St. Thomas the Apostle, and the music teacher for grades 5–8 at All Saints Academy in Columbus.  She also rings handbells with The Bells of St. Mary.

Secretary

Secretary in Chief

Michael Sassman

COMMITTEES

Branding & Publications Committee

Chair

Matthew Judy

Liturgy & Prayer Committee

Chair

Mark Shaffer

Technology Committee

Chair

Matthew Judy

Members

Mark Shaffer
Michael Sassman