CERTIFIED JUDGE’S TRAINING:
There will be a Certified Judge’s Training for those interested in becoming a certified judge on December 3, 2016 at Westminster Presbyterian Church, 533 South Walnut Street, Springfield, IL 62704. Training will be from 12:30pm-3:00pm. $45 for a 2 year certification. Those who are interested should contact Meganne Trela, Director of Operations, at email@example.com.
Please note that all former contestants must be 4 years post competition to judge, and no coaches (paid or unpaid) are permitted to judge in our program per MAO rules and regulations. Additionally, parents of contestants are not permitted to attend training. We want to be sure that the judging system remains as fair and transparent as possible.