Leadership


The PTA leadership for the 2022-2023 School Year are listed below, as well as role descriptions. If you click on a role, you will see a description for that role.

Please fill out our volunteer form or reach out to [email protected] if you have interest in one of the roles below. We would be delighted for you to join our team!

Officers #

Role Name Bio
🦸 President Sharon Burd Bio
🎓 VP for Educational Programs Ken Venable Bio
💵 VP for Fundraising Clare Rosenberger Bio
🏘️ VP for Community Relations Megan Miller Bio
🎉 VP for Events Meredith Greene Bio
🙏 VP for Staff Appreciation Ashley Farrugia Bio
💰 Treasurer Christian Lindstrom Bio
✍️ Secretary Dan Burd Bio
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Coordinators #

🎓 Educational Programs #

Role Coordinator
🍅 Garden Lauren Shaub
🔔 After School Enrichment Ken Venable
🎨 Reflections Mary Savig
🏃‍♀️ Girls on the Run
🧠 Odyssey of the Mind

There are other educational programs available to elementary school students, like 🏃‍♂️ Boys Gotta Run, and 🔬 Science Olympiad, with which Abingdon has little or no participation experience; however, the PTA could support Abingdon’s participation provided that we have a motivated volunteer.

💵 Fundraising #

Role Coordinator
💸 Retail Rebates
👕 Spirit Gear
✏️ Edukit Samantha Levine-Finley
📸 School Pictures
📚 Read-A-Thon
🌯 Spirit Night
🤝 Sponsorships
📜 Grants
❤️ Lovelines Ellen Dobro

🏘️ Community Relations #

Role Coordinator
🧥 Winter Clothing Drive
🥫 Canned Food Drive
👪 Adopt-a-Family
🥨 Snack Pantry Megan Miller
🧮 ACTL Representative Jackie Winkelvoss
🏫 CCPTA Representative Megan Miller
Ken Venable
🏫 SEPTA Representative
⚕️ SHAB Representative
🚌 ACTC Representative
🏫 FAC Representative
🪙 Budget Advisory Council Representative
🏫 School Plan Advisory Committee Representative

🎉 Events #

The PTA organizes several events throughout the year. These events strengthen our community spirit, and they’re a lot of fun too! We couldn’t do it without volunteer support, so please help us by filling out the volunteer form and indicating your interest in helping with events.

Event Month
👋 Back to School Picnic August – September
🎃 Trunk or Treat October
❄️ Winter Wonderland December – February
🇺🇳 International Night April
🎓 5th Grade Promotion June
🍿 Movie Nights Year-round
☕ Parent Coffees Year-round
🎈 Rising Kindergarten Playdates March – August
📚 Book Swap March
📷 Photographer N/A

🙏 Staff Appreciation #

The PTA blesses our wonderful Abingdon staff throughout the year. Please help us by filling out the volunteer form and indicating your interest in helping with Staff Appreciation.

❔ Other Roles #

Role Coordinator
🖼️ Graphic Designer
📄 Photocopying Flyers
🌎 Translators
📖 Yearbook
🧸 Lost and Found
🗽 Diversity Coordinator
💳 Bank Statement Reviewer
🖥️ Website Administrator Dan Burd
☎️ Directory Kathryn Vesey White
🙋 Nominating Committee Selected in March
✅ Audit Committee Selected in May
🐦 Mascot Abingdon Cardinal