Executive Board and Committee Members

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Executive Board

 

 POSITION
 NAME
 DESCRIPTION
 President   Michelle Lovering

Shall reside over all PTO meetings, shall attend all SITE-BASED meetings, coordinates the work of the officers & committees.  Full year commitment. 

 

 Vice-President   Kim Browning

Shall preside in the absence of the president, act as an aide to the president & perform all other duties designated. The vice president will assume the position the following school year.  Two-year commitment. 

 

 Treasurer   Tait Mathwig

Responsible for accounting records, receives all funds of the Ride PTO & keep an accurate record of all receipts & expenditure. Pay all funds as authorized by the PTO board & in accordance with the budget adopted by the organization. Provide updated budget report at monthly PTO meetings.  Full year commitment. 

 

 Membership 

 Deana Phillips

 VACANT

Organizes the PTO membership drive, sells ads for online directory, & assists new families with gaining access to our online directory.  Majority of duties performed June-September, selling ads in summer and recruiting members at start of school. 

 

 Volunteer

 Coordinator 

 Brad Finger

 VACANT

Coordinates volunteers for school wide sign ups.  Greets volunteers at events and assists in getting volunteers to their assignments.  Duties are sporadic throughout the year, when PTO hosts events requiring volunteers. 

 

Secretary   Meghan Sucher

Records minutes at all PTO meetings & submits for approval.  Makes minutes available to all PTO members following meetings.  Full year commitment, but meetings only held once a month. 

 

Fall Fundraiser

Chair(s) 

 Jennifer Townsend

 Ashley Fehrle

 Stacy Kimpel (mentor)

Plans and Coordinates fall fundraiser in conjunction with Teacher Representative.  Communicates to students & parents.  Collects money and distributes prizes.  Planning should ideally begin in May-June, with majority of duties taking place Aug-October.

 

Spring Fundraiser

Chair(s) 

 Adrian Franka

 VACANT

Plans and coordinates a fun, family event that raises money for the PTO.  Leads the following subcommittees: Silent Auction, Raffle, Decorations, Games & Entertainment, Food, Volunteers, Ticket Pre-Sales.  Planning should begin in December or early January, with event in late March-early April. 

 

Parliamentarian  Stacy Kimpel

Enforces the provisions of the by-laws & renders a judgment on all questions concerning the by-laws.  Full year commitment, but meetings only held once a month. 

 

Parent Liaison  Erica Prihoda Acts as a liaison between parents & the PTO board. Communicates with room parents.  Duties sporadic throughout the year.

 

Committees 

 

 POSITION
 NAME
 DESCRIPTION

Auditor

 Lynn Poche

 Amanda Ellis

 VACANT

Qualified auditor to review and audit the treasurer’s books at the end of the fiscal year. Provide an audit report to the treasurer to be reviewed at the 1st meeting of the school year.  Duties performed over summer as fiscal year closes on May 31. 

 

Community

Partners

 Erica Willbanks

 Miranda Metrejean

Handles the communication, receipt, and delivery of Box Tops.  Full year commitment, with box tops collected each month.  In addition, in charge of communication about other give-back programs – AmazonSmile, Kroger, Randall’s. 

 

Cultural Arts / 

Field Trips

 Cathy Estep

Plans and organizes off-site field trips.  Duties minimal throughout the year.

 

 

Enrichment  Nicole Davila Barbosa

Coordinates with art, music, and P.E. teachers for any classroom or volunteer needs.  Duties are minimal and throughout the year.

 

Grandparents

Day

 Katie Schonert

Plans and organizes event for grandparents to come eat with their student.  Planning begins in summer.  Event held close to official Grandparents Day, which is always the first Sunday after Labor Day.

 

Hospitality  Nicole Davila Barbosa

Welcomes new students and parents. Hosts Boo Hoo / Woo Hoo Breakfast, Muffins with Moms, Donuts with Dads, and any other PTO social event.  Duties sporadic and throughout the year. 

 

Landscaping  VACANT

Replenishes and maintains front flowerbeds.  Full year commitment, but work performed intermittently. 

 

Library  Kathey Peiper

Coordinates with librarian for volunteer needs, trains volunteers on filing books, coordinates volunteers in library, assists with book fairs in fall and spring.  Full year commitment. 

 

Recycling  VACANT

Coordinates recycling program at school to both care for the environment and make a little money for the PTO.

 

Red Ribbon

Week

 Alena Gunn

 Tracy Sanderson

Coordinates with counselor.  Plans and assists with Red Ribbon Week, which is usually held in October.

 

Ride Spirit

Nights

 Lindsay Hollomon

Coordinates with local restaurants & businesses to schedule spirit nights to give back a % of proceeds to the school.  Full year commitment, but most scheduling work done prior to the start of the school year.  Ride Spirit Nights are held once a month. 

 

School Supplies  Erica Fortson

Works with teachers, parents & suppliers to provide the service of having uniform school supplies for the students. Orders & distributes the school supplies.  Duties from late April-May, then heavy work in August to organize and deliver school supplies to classrooms.

 

Staff 

Appreciation

 Jennifer Freeman

 Jennifer Shirley

 Mary McCampbell

Plans and executes staff appreciation monthly luncheons & Teacher Appreciation Week. Coordinates with principal & PTO president.  Full year commitment.

 

Story Time with

Santa

 Jen Little

 Rolly Chawla

 Deanna Phillips

 

Helps with planning, decorations, games, food, set-up & clean-up.  Planning should begin by October for the December event.
T-Shirts

 Virginia Arenz

 Ali Adams

Helps with design, orders & distribution of SKR spirit wear.  Duties begin over summer to design and plan shirts.  Most duties completed in the first month of school. 

 

Trail Clean Up  Maryanne Giannaris

Promotes recycling at the school. Helps with Friday drop-off of recyclables. Organizes trail clean ups around the campus.  Sporadic duties throughout the year. 

 

Web Admin  Karyna Nunez

Maintains PTO websites, assists other PTO committee members as necessary with web functions.  Full year commitment. 

 

Yearbook

 Susan Noski

 Karyna Nunez

 Kristal Bean

Takes photos for the yearbook, compiles them into pages, and processes orders. Coordinates with teacher representative.  Full year commitment with much of work done in spring to create, order, and deliver yearbooks.