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Parent Teacher Organization (PTO)

The purpose of this organization is threefold,

  • to build community
  • to provide service to the school
  • and to assist in fundraising
The PTO consists of parents who currently have students at OLQA School. Each Executive position is a one-year position and each Standing position is a one-year position but can be extended for 1 year if approved by the Nominating Committee.


The PTO meetings are held once a month.

President – Dana Strader
Facilitates the work of the Board on an on-going basis.

VP Programs – Stephanie Lowe and Debbie Eldridge
Organizes two major luncheons – Christmas and Graduation luncheon

VP Ways and Means – Neil and Nancy Johnson
Plans annual auction fundraiser

VP Volunteers – Erin Driscoll
Records and tracks family’s volunteer hours

Treasurer – Feng Vogt
Tracks budgets and records expenditures for each committee

Secretary – Kristi Johnson
Records and distributes minutes for monthly Board Meeting

Parliamentarian – 
Immediate past president of the board. Coordinates nominating committee for selecting Board members for following year

Enrichment – Jenni Krogh and Amy Macedo
Plans 2-3 assemblies a year to help enrich students’ curriculum and education 

Hospitality – Nicole Bonita and Kara DiPrima
Plans monthly staff luncheons and weekly staff treats

Membership – Marisa Hakala and Kristin Panehal
Coordinates new family welcome events and Guardian Angels program.

Hot Lunch – Jennifer Philips and Sandi Rockwood
Coordinates and facilitates the hot lunch program for students.

Room Parents – Jenny Bartz
Coordinates and oversees room parents for each grade level.

School Spirit Maura Rufenbarger and Erin Easthope
Coordinates and facilitates school-wide celebrations and community building events.

Publicity – Amy Ivey
Writes and publishes Angel Notes and may manage social media.

Catholic Programs – Trina Melancon Saeedi and Marielle Nguyen
Plans week-long activities for Catholic School's Week

Athletics – Amy Williams
Coordinates sports activities 

Book Fair - Maura Quist and Reggie Finnegan

Uniform Exchange/Lost & Found - Quinn Vanis



OLQA check request form

Proposed budget and planning form

Reconciliation form

List of Volunteer Opportunities - click and view