PTA Board and Committee Chairs / Descriptions

Welcome! We’re happy to have you join us and learn about your PTSA! See below for our Board Members and Committee Descriptions!

Contact the Committee Chairs for more information or to volunteer for one of these committees:

Advocacy:  Karen Haneke at [email protected] and Diane Pasini-Hill at [email protected]

Book Club:  Laurie Brown at [email protected]

Box Tops for Education:  Tiffany Herron at [email protected] and Tiffannie Weston [email protected]

Help our school obtain .10 for every box top collected!  Help count and cut box tops for submission!

Carnival:  Sarah Demers at [email protected] and Clare Dibble at [email protected] and Kristen Gray at [email protected] and Ellen Spangler at [email protected]

This is a fun community event with games, pony rides, a dunk tank, jumpy castles, face painting, cake walks, prizes, food, and so much more.  Plenty of volunteers are needed to have this event run smoothly.

Community Service Committee: Jamie Moir at [email protected]

Energy Saving: Patricia Rohrs at [email protected]

Family Nights:  Ashley Reynolds at [email protected]

Field Day BBQ:  Jodi Stainwagner at [email protected]

An inexpensive lunch so parents don’t need to worry about running out to lunch and missing some of the field day action. Volunteers are needed to cook and serve food both days of field day.

From Our Heart To Yours:  Stacy Jones at [email protected]

Geography Bee:  Mike Rumley at [email protected]

Our 4th, 5th, and 6th grade students qualify for these events through a series of assessments and the final events are held in the library and televised into each classroom.  Be a judge or timekeeper!

Grandparents Day:  Allison Farr at [email protected]

Scheduled right before Thanksgiving Break, grandparents or other special guests visit classrooms and enjoy food and presentations by our students.  Help coordinate and volunteer at this truly great event.

Holiday Shop:  Jaci Turner at [email protected]

King Soopers Cards:  Lindsay Shaw at [email protected]

Don’t forget to use your King Soopers gift card to help raise money for our school. We earn 5% back for every dollar you spend!  And best part, the card can be easily reloaded at the check stand before you buy your groceries!

Milkcaps for Moola:  Dawn Joselyn at [email protected]

Parent-Child Dance:  Casey Vair and Heather Haxmeier at [email protected]

The dance is usually held in February.  This is a great opportunity to dance and let loose with your children!

Reflections:  Jodi Steinwagner at [email protected] and Cathi Kruse at [email protected]

Help our student’s creativity shine!  This is a competition judged by community members dealing with several mediums like photography, writing, or drawing.

Rocky’s Enrichment:  Maryann Roth at [email protected]

Further enrich our student’s learning experiences.  Organize and bring before and after school programs to Van Arsdale like Lego Robotics, art classes, music classes, and so much more!


Run with Rocky:    Maryann Roth at [email protected]com

This is a 5K walk/run held at our school.  It is family event with free food and prizes that you won’t want to miss! Let’s teach our kids the importance of being fit.

Science Fair:  Kristen Gray at [email protected]

Students of all grades show off their science skills. Volunteers are needed to setup, cleanup, and monitor the event.

Silent Auction:  Michelle Lucero [email protected] Cathi Kruse [email protected]

Spelling Bee:  Diana Pasini-Hill at [email protected], Kelly McGinnis at [email protected] 

Students in 4th, 5th and 6th grade compete for the chance to go on to the area spelling bee. The top three students advance.

Spiritwear:  Brenna Millikan at [email protected]

Show your school spirit and buy a t-shirt or sweatshirt with the Van Arsdale logo on it.

Staff Appreciation:  Laura & Suzette

Plan and shower our staff with treats to show our appreciation for all the time and hard work they give to our children.

Talent Show:  Stacey Jones and Michelle Jones at [email protected]

A wonderful evening of special performances by our talented students.  Help this run smoothly!

Yearbook:  Jodi Steinwagner at [email protected]

Take and submit pictures of our students throughout the year for the yearbook!

Young Writer’s Conference:  Ruby Matheny at [email protected]

Help our students showcase their creative writing skills at this one day event.

PTSA Facebook

Brenna Millikan at  [email protected]

PTSA Website

Amy Grounsell at amy.g[email protected]

Volunteer Interest Form

  • Volunteer Opportunities

    Please let us know if you would like to be contacted about volunteering for a committee. Most committees require minimal time and provide essential opportunities for the Van Arsdale community.