The Association of Massachusetts Educators

of Students with Visual Impairments

Welcome to the Website of the Association of Massachusetts Educators of Students with Visual Impairments (AMESVI). We are celebrating our 24th year as an association of professionals who work with students with vision impairments.


Looking to join or renew your membership? Check out our membership page to learn more and to sign up!

Our Mission

Our mission is to improve and enrich the lives of students with visual impairments through advocacy, professional development, and the education of others, including members of the general public, regarding the unique educational needs of students with visual impairments.

Recent News

“Mondays with AMESVI” – For Members! On the second Monday of every month, join AMESVI for roundtable topics, fireside chats, and more. This month’s topic, scheduled for Monday, May 9, 2022 at 4:30, will cover resources on the end-of-the-year wrap-up and reminders of things to do now to be ready for the next school year.

2021-2022 AMESVI Board

If you have any questions about AMESVI, please email a member of the Board.

President: Eileen Curran |

Past President: Amy Mason |

President Elect: Vanessa Rosalan |

Treasurer: Joan Pierce |

Recording Secretary: Nita Rossow |

Corresponding Secretary: Pamela Sudore |

Western Ma Rep: Brenda Allair |

Central MA Rep: Laura Koester |

Greater Boston Rep 1: Kaitlyn Barron |

Greater Boston Rep 2: Ilse Willems |

Northeast Rep: Meg Robertson |

So.Shore/Cape: Lucie Kafka |

Professional Development Coordinator: Nancy Sharon |