May 17, 2017

Welcome 2017-2018 SDCCS PSA Executive Committee!

  • President: Heidi Abelman
  • Vice President: Julie Blair
  • Co-Treasurers: Marie Tomcek-Ginsburg and Meridith Coady
  • Secretary: Anna Gasaway
  • Spirit Coordinator: Melodi Gomez
  • Communications and Marketing Liaison: Katherine Brown
  • Volunteer Coordinator: Kelly Hallett

We are actively looking for a Fundraising Chairperson to join the Executive Committee. This wonderful person would oversee PSA fundraisers, help coordinate with specific event sub-chairs to ensure expenditure budget is maintained, encourage/support sub-chairs with their fundraising goals, and report to PSA Treasurer.  If you are interested in the Fundraising Chair position, please contact Heidi Abelman at  Thank you.

We are happy to report the following 2017-2018 Sub-Committee Chairs.  If you and/or a friend are interested in chairing or co-chairing one of the open positions, please contact Heidi Abelman at Thank you!

  • Amazon Promotions (monthly):  ______
  • Art Cards (September 2017): Kelly Hallett
  • Back to School BBQ (September 2017):  ______
  • Bake Sales (Project Nights): Mary Jane Schmoll
  • Box-Top Promotions: Maria Tomcek Ginsburg
  • Chili Cook-Off (Fall 2017-held at 1 st project night):  ______
  • Gardening (weekly): Amy Zink and Veronicah Cohen
  • Gift Card Program (Scrip): Katherine Brown (need co-chair)
  • Halloween Festival (during school day, Tues., 10/31/17):
  • Jamba Juice (once a month):  ______
  • Jog-A- Thon (Spring 2018): Tom Rottler, Maria Tomcek Ginsburg and Kim Hanley
  • Rummage Sale (May 2018): Claudia Montenegro and Jane Schmoll
  • Scholastic Book Fair (Fall and Spring): Jill Heller (need person to shadow Jill and take over in 2018-2019)
  • SDCCS Cares – Holiday Food and Jammies Drive (November 2017): Meera Ramanathan
  • Spirit Gear Sales (monthly): Melodi Gomez (need co-chair)
  • Staff Appreciation Week (May 2018): Meera Ramanathan
  • Talent Show (Spring 2018): Yaro Trujillo (need co-chair)

The PSA would like to host speaking engagements next school year.  If you are interested in speaking to the community about issues pertaining to healthy living, managing stress, child development, or other topics you think would be of interest to our families, please contact Heidi Abelman at  Thank you.