PTA Leadership & Chairs
Our PTA is made up of hard-working parents & teachers who pool their talents to provide practical support for our school. Those listed below volunteered to provide leadership this year. Get to know their names and faces, and feel free to ask them if you have questions. Interested in open positions? Contact us at email@example.com!
PTA EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE, SY 2021-2022
President - Jenn Gonzaga - firstname.lastname@example.org
1st VP (Programs) - Kerry Johnson - email@example.com
2nd VP (Outreach) - Nadia Cruceta - firstname.lastname@example.org
Secretary - Emily Scheu - email@example.com
Treasurer - Katie Lin - firstname.lastname@example.org
CHAIRS AND COORDINATORS
Executive Board Chairs
These chairs, along with the Executive Committee, form the Executive Board. This group makes the decisions on PTA business except in situations strictly within the Executive Committee's purview.
Reflections Chair - Vaneshree Moodley - email@example.com
Communications & Outreach Chair - We need you! - firstname.lastname@example.org. Duties: Be the trusted source for news, messages and communication coming from the PTA. You will also serve as the trusted liaison for families to give input and feedback to the PTA. You will work closely with the 2nd VP of Outreach and MPSA's Bilingual Family Coordinator.
Fundraising Chair - Lindsay Adeyiga - email@example.com.
Health & Safety Chair - Clara Bridges - firstname.lastname@example.org
Hospitality Chair - We need you! - email@example.com. Duties: Establish a friendly, comfortable atmosphere at PTA meetings and events. Work with MPSA's in-house hospitality committee to help keep staff morale high.
Membership Chair - We need you!- firstname.lastname@example.org. Duties: Be responsible for creating and implementing a membership plan, promoting membership throughout the year, providing membership reports at PTA board and association meetings, collecting dues, and distributing membership cards.
Advisory Council of Instruction (ACI)
Arlington County Council of PTAs (CCPTA)
Representative: We need you! Duties: Act as the ACMPTA representative at CCPTA meetings. Share our concerns with the CCPTA as well as deliver new information to the Executive Board and our community from the CCPTA.
Alternate: We need you! Duties: Proxy & partner to the primary CCPTA representative.
Arlington Special Education PTA (SEPTA) Liaison
Kia Haynes - email@example.com
Montessori Staff Liaisons
Teacher Liaison, Primary - Cathy Kalkus - firstname.lastname@example.org
Teacher Liaison, LEM - Rebecca Rubilotta - email@example.com
Teacher Liaison, UEM - Jennifer Pappafotopoulos - firstname.lastname@example.org
Teaching Assistant Liaison - Shakina Hardy - email@example.com
Box Tops Coordinator - We need you! Duties: Help run the Box Tops for Education™ program at school. Coordinators are in charge of educating families about the Box Tops mobile app, reminding school supporters to scan their receipts and keep everyone updated on their school's earning progress.
Picture Day Coordinator - Kia Haynes
Yearbook Coordinator - Jenn Gonzaga
5th Grade Graduation Coordinator - Kia Haynes
Trunk-or-Treat Coordinator - We need you! Duties: Plan and oversee the 2021 Trunk-or-Treat event at MPSA in October.
School Dance - We need you! Duties: Plan and oversee the Family Fling for the 2021-2022 school year.
Teacher Appreciation Week Coordinator - We need you! Duties: Work with the Hospitality Chair of the PTA to plan the PTA brunch and gift distribution for TAW in May 2022.
Odyssey of the Mind Coordinator - We need you! Duties: Help form teams and support coaches for the Odyssey of the Mind competition for the 2021-2022 school year.
Makers Fair & Market Coordinator - Kia Haynes
Webmaster/Social Media - Kia Haynes - firstname.lastname@example.org
Community Partners (Non-PTA Related Liaisons)
Arlington Montessori Action Committee - Website: E-mail: AMACArlingtonVA@gmail.com
MPSA Caregiver Community on Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/groups/1419402838207257
MPSA Caregiver Group Community Listserv - https://groups.io/g/MPSACareGiverCommunity
Playdate/Meetup Coordinator - Maria Gregoriou
Interested in open positions? Contact us at email@example.com!