The standards and procedures for certification for Directors of Music Ministries have changed. The new standards and procedures were approved by the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops Commission on Certification and Accreditation on September 30, 2011.
You may find more information about the new process for certifying Directors of Music Ministries at www.lemcertification.org.
List of Certified Lay Ecclesial Ministers
List of Certified Directors of Music Ministries
The following DMMD members were awarded the designation of Certified Director of Music Minstries (CDMM) after demonstrating competence according to the National Standards for Lay Ecclesial Ministers, including the specialized competencies for directors of music ministries. These standards and the procedures for awarding the CDMM designation have been approved by the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops Commission on Certification and Accreditation.
The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops Subcommittee on Certification for Ecclesial Ministry and Service (formerly the USCCB Commission on Certification and Accreditation) has approved the certification standards and procedures of the National Association of Pastoral Musicians as a member of the Alliance for Certification of Lay Ecclesial Ministers for Director of Music Ministries through 2018. The USCCB Subcommittee national office is located at 3211 Fourth Street NE, Washington, DC 20017 (202-541-3154). For more information go to: www.usccb.org/certification