There are many ways to be involved at Arroyo Vista, and many of the events and programs we run would not happen without the time, dedication, and hard work of our fabulous volunteers.  Please see descriptions of these events at the Volunteer Programs page.

If you are interested in serving on a committee or on the board, please email PTA President, Karissa Adams, or any representative from your area of interest below.

2019-2020 Executive Board Roster


President: Karissa Adams 
Executive Vice President: Megan Gardner
1st VP, Ways and Means: Jennifer Wang
2nd VP, Communication: Sarah Kovatch 
3rd VP, Wish Night: Erik Gammell
4th VP, Volunteer Coordinator: Kasey Monroe
5th VP, Programs and Assemblies: Nick Taylor
Recording Secretary: Patricia Urzua
Treasurer: Jaclyn Tolj
Financial Secretary: Teresa Wong
Auditor: Marcela Owens
Historian: Laura Kistner
Parliamentarian: Brian Mahler

standing Committee ChairPERSONS

Art Docent: Marty Freeman
Membership Chairperson: Diane Valdez
Community Commerce Chairperson: Ryan Dwyer
5th Grade Promotion Chairpersons: Suzanne Smiley and Amy Sharp

Other Members

Teacher Representative: Laura Ishibashi
School Principal: Cheryl Busick

2019-2020 Event Coordinators

All City Track Meet: Agnes Kretz, Megan Gardner, and Eryn Kalavsky
AV Delegates to Council PTA: Kit Wan and Amber Jaeger
Book Fair: Demarais Riley and Kelly Kwan
Box Tops: Glenna Shih
Community Outreach: Kelly Kwan
Directory: Kit Wan, Marion Johnson, and Alex Zepkowski
Fall Sing: Brian Mahler, Angela  Benjafield
Honorary Service Awards: Megan Gardner and Kasey Monroe
Hospitality: Angela  Benjafield
Jog-a-Thon: Jennifer WangChristine Tong, and Keri Tuazon
Kindergarten Play Date: Nick Taylor and Jaclyn Tolj
Legislative Chair: Maria Thorpe
Marketplace: Jennifer Wang and Janna Conner-Niclaes
Movie Night: Janna Conner-Niclaes and Noël Bahamón
Parent Party: Kristin Wingard
Read Across America: Judy Matsui
Red Ribbon Week: Aswini Padmanabhan and Dunia Gill
Reflections:  Jarette Gordon and Sorrel Barnard
Science Fair: Glenna Shih and Caroline Min
Science Night: Annette Ramos, Evgueniy Lubenov and Nikoo Berenji
Site Beautification: Leslie Brill
Sports Day: Catherine Kelly and Kristin Wingard
Talent Show: Rob Clyde and Stephanie Rigolot
Teacher Appreciation: Kirsten Kawai and Heidi Mayne
Vision and Hearing: Nancy Rifle
Website: Megan Gardner
Weights and Measures: Nancy Rifle
Wellness: Danielle Williams