2019-20 PTSA Officers and Committees
President Rich Creamer
The President shall preside at all Executive and General Meetings and coordinate the work of all officers and committees. This officer will also assist with the planning of PTSA events and serve as the liaison with school administration.
Vice President Kim Lee
The Vice President shall act as aide to the President and perform the duties of the President in his / her absence as needed. This officer will also assist with the planning of PTSA events.
Secretary Annette Kane-Shine
The Secretary shall record the minutes of all Executive and General Meetings and hold the current copy of the bylaws.
Treasurer Susie Lederer
The Treasurer shall have custody of all PTSA funds and keep a full and accurate account of all receipts and expenditures. The Treasurer shall make payments as authorized by the President and Executive Board, in accordance with the budget adopted by the membership, and ensure that all checks are signed by two authorized persons (Treasurer, President, or Vice President). The Treasurer shall present a financial statement at each meeting and prepare the financial records for an annual audit, to occur each summer.
Membership Chair Dusty Gabel
The Membership Chair shall organize and run the membership drive process and maintain an up-to-date membership list. This Chair may also solicit volunteers for PTSA events as needed.
Hospitality Chair Melinda Scully
The Hospitality Chair shall organize and run staff-focused activities, including the Back to School luncheon in August and the Teacher Appreciation Week luncheon in May. This Chair shall also help with other event planning as needed.
Fundraising Chair Joy Naik
The Fundraising Chair shall organize and run the fall fundraising process, usually held in September / October, to include any reward activities for participants (Big Blast Party). This Chair shall also oversee the “Mustang Meals” program at local restaurants and businesses, as well as any other fundraising activities across the year.
Scholarship Chair Parul Patel
The Scholarship Chair shall organize and distribute materials for the annual HOMS PTSA scholarship program to local high schools and oversee the collection of entries. This Chair shall also manage the committee selection process.
Reflections Chair Rachel Goodman
The Reflections Chair shall organize and distribute materials for the annual Reflections (arts) program, to be held each fall. This Chair will coordinate with the citywide PTA representative to manage the submission and parent notification of winning entries.
Communications Chair Tina Murphy
The Communications Chair shall organize and manage any online communications or newsletters from the PTSA, to include posts to social media sites to keep our parent community better informed of school activities.
Military Liaison Sandra Harrington
The Military Liaison shall support all outreach activities between the Hugo Owens guidance department, main office, and local military families and resources.