ECC PTC Board Members for 2013-2014
All ECC families are members of the PTC with full benefits and voting privileges. The parents listed below have taken on leadership roles in the organization.
If you see something that interests you or notice something missing, please let us know.
In addition to Board positions, the PTC is always looking for volunteers to assist with special events and activities.
Co-Chairs: Myrna Zakarian and Melissa Gallagher
Provide overall leadership to the PTC; run monthly meetings; communicate with Preschool Director, staff and Newman Principal; represent the ECC in the community and advocate on behalf of it; work with Board members to develop projects and events; take on additional tasks as necessary.
Curriculum Enrichment Programming: Cathlin Chao and Tamara Bundell
Work with preschool staff to develop appropriate programs to enrich student learning experiences; organize and attend monthly curriculum enrichment programs for students.
Treasurer: Lizzie Zosa
Handle the PTC’s income and expense items; prepare an annual budget and monthly financial reports.
Fundraising: Saudi Bianchi and Katie Rollauer
Coordinate all PTC fundraising efforts such as Annual Fund Drive and Holiday Drive; develop and implement new fundraising activities as needed.
Secretary: Stacey Marino
Attend monthly PTC meetings and prepare and distribute minutes as well as obtain the preschool directory from the preschool office and distribute to parent community.
Communications - Website and Monthly E-Newsletters: Janice LaHaise
Oversee all communications between the PTC and families. Maintain PTC website and send monthly e-newsletters to parents.
Special Events: Ali Premo and Colleen Mutrie
Organize PTC special events such as Back-to-School Popsicle Party, Parent Coffees, Picture Day, Family Playdates, Preschool Springfest, End-of-Year Picnic and parents-only social events.
SEPAC Liaison: Jackie Waller
Serve as the ECC’s liaison to the Special Education Parent Advisory Council; attend meetings with special education administrators and serve as contact point for preschool parents regarding special education issues; welcome new families on behalf of SEPAC.
Community Building Coordinators: Ali Premo and Colleen Mutrie
Work with staff to develop community service activities appropriate for the preschool such as food and toy drives; oversee and organize these activities.
Room Parent Coordinator: Cecile Epstein
Serve as contact point for room parents and the PTC.
Serve as the contact point among parents, teachers and the PTC; help organize PTC special events; encourage class participation in PTC activities
and fundraisers; welcome new families who join your classroom throughout the year; assist teachers with class events and other projects as needed.
Sara AM: Raven Register
Megan AM: Stacey Marino and Kristin Simonini
Charley AM: Mikaela Eitzmann
Chris AM: Katie Rollauer and Elisabet Levy
Megan PM: Susan Shoobe and Theresa K. Gallagher
Charley PM: Emma Navales
Chris PM: Tami Olsen