Career Development & Support

Access the Career Development Hotline for AGO Members 


Considerations for Calculating the Weekly Hours of an Organist and/or Director of Music at a Religious Institution

Thoughtful Ideas for Organists Seeking Employment in Religious Institutions


AGO Discontinues Publication of Salary Guidelines


pdf-large-typeAnnual Employment Review Procedures & Form

pdf-large-type Mentor Program

pdf-large-type Suggestions for Local Chapter Activities

Seminary & Denominational Relations Resources

pdf-large-typeGraduate Programs in Sacred/Church Music

pdf-large-typeTeaching Your Congregation About the Church’s Music

pdf-large-typeSyllabus for a Foundational Church Music Course for Seminary or Continuing Education Use

pdf-large-typeTrends in Worship Today: Various Liturgical Views. A Report on a Workshop Offered at the American Guild of Organists Washington, D.C. Convention, July 5, 2010

pdf-large-typeDenominational Music Associations

Duties of the Chapter Professional Development Committee Director

Sermons & Homilies

Committee on Career Development and Support (CD&S)

Director: Marlene Hallstrom, CAGO, MM, MMusEd
5311 E 27th Street N
Wichita, Kansas 67220
H: 316-687-3135
C: 316-304-6089

(The Rev.) Paul Carmona, AAGO, MM, PhD
Cuyamaca College
Dept. of Humanities, Philosophy, and Religious Studies
900 Rancho San Diego Parkway
El Cajon, CA 92019
619-660-4253 (W)

Doris Dabrowski, Esq.
Attorney at Law
1525 Locust Street, 14th Floor
Philadelphia, PA  19102

Nathan T. Proctor, MM
2843 Brockman Court
Northfield, MN  55057

Councillor for Membership:
David K. Lamb, CAGO, DMus,
Trinity United Methodist Church
2796 Charlestown Road
New Albany, IN 47150

Eric Birk, FAGO, MM
Executive Assistant
AGO National Headquarters
475 Riverside Drive, Suite 1260
New York, NY  10115-0055