NATA Presidential Election


Meet Your NATA 2020 Presidential Candidates

During the NATA Joint Committee Meeting, the Presidential Nominating Committee, comprised of two representatives per NATA District, convened Jan. 25 to select the final two candidates for the next NATA president. The final two candidates are Kathy Dieringer, EdD, LAT, ATC, and Katie Walsh Flanagan, EdD, LAT, ATC.

Voting will take place this summer.

This web page will continue to be updated with information related to the election process.  In addition, we encourage you to follow NATA’s social media channels and read the NATA Now blog and NATA News to learn more about the presidential candidates and voting.


NATA News Articles

May 2020, "NATA Presidential Candidates Discuss Issues Important to the Profession"

April 2020, "Get to Know Your Presidential Candidates"

March 2020, "Introducing Your Two Presidential Candidates"


NATA Now Articles

NATA President Discusses Community During COVID-19

Candidates Share Their Favorite Thing About Being an AT


NATA Chats

View the recorded livestream of NATA's candidates answering questions that were submitted by both the NATA Presidential Election Procedures Workgroup and members, moderated by NATA President Tory Lindley, MA, ATC.  Questions can be submitted to