Shivani Kraus

PTA President

Mahatma Gandhi once said that the best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others. I see no better way to find myself than to lose myself in the service of my children and their education.

Shivani is also the Chair of Red Ribbon Week.

Tony Yeh

1st VP - Programs

I joined PTA because I want to be part of a SOLUTION and I want to be there for my kids.

Tony is also the Chair of Hospitality.

Katie Kaneshiro

2nd VP - Fundraising

"Volunteers are the only human beings on the face of the earth who reflect this nation's compassion, unselfish caring, patience and just plain loving one another." - Erma Bombeck

Katie is also the Chair of Emergency Kits, Food Drive and Family Movie Night.

Daisy Lui

3rd VP - Volunteers

I volunteer because I want to be there for the kids. 

Daisy is also the Chair of the Copy Center, Spirit Wear, Multicultural Week, and Teacher Appreciation Week

Winnie Nguyen

4th VP - Communications

I am so grateful to be able to be as involved as I am in our PTA. More than half of our board works full-time, but we continue to stay involved knowing that we are making a difference by providing valuable programs and events that would otherwise not happen for the school and our children.


Winnie is also the Chair of Sons/Daughters Dances, the Spring Family Event, and the 5th Grade Reception.

Laura Martinez

Recording Secretary

I joined the PTA to have an active role in my children’s education! Being involved is fun and beneficial for both my children and myself.

Lorie Halitzka


Lorie is also the Chair of the Scholastic Book Fair and Jogathon.

Camilla Seferian

Financial Secretary

Camilla is also the Chair of Career Day.

Christina Choi


"Volunteering is at the very core of a human being. No one has made it through life without someone's else's help" - Heather French Henry


"Volunteers do not necessarily have the time; they just have the heart."

- Elizabeth Andrews


Christina is also the Chair of Toy Drive, Multicultural Week, Sons/Daughters Dances and the Spring Family Event.

Henry Young


I joined the PTA to be involved with my children’s education and to contribute to the schools successful year.

Xindy Velasquez


Xindy is also the Chair of the Hickory Library Program.

Amanda Kirsch

Chair - Adventures in Art Program

"Do what I do. Hold tight and pretend it's a plan!"

 - The Doctor

Pirayeh Pedarsani

Chair - Healthy Ever After Program

I chose to Chair the Healthy Ever After Program because as a Registered Dietitian, I believe that learning about healthy eating and fitness is very important, and to start at a young age by having our parent volunteers provide these important lessons to our kids!

Jee Choi

Chair - Membership

"We make a living by what we get. We make a life by what we give." - Winston Churchill  

Alexa Davis

Chair - Direct Donation

 "Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much." - Helen Keller

This quote embodies what I enjoy about having a role in PTA- I enjoy meeting and collaborating with other parents/grandparents, teachers and administration to build a great school for our children! Together we can do so much more!

Janet Shieh

Chair - Talent Show

Agnes Evans

Chair - Yearbook Club

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